Macmillan and co. Ltd. London. 1950-52.
FIVE VOLUMES. ILLUSTRATED EDITIONS. 8vo. (7 x 4.7 inches). The Macmillan pocket edition. Pride and prejudice Illustrated with 40 full page mono plates by Charles E. Brock. The other 4 volumes each illustrated with 40 full page mono plates by Hugh Thomson. Together 200 fine line engravings by two of the best book illustrators of the day. The set is finely bound bound in late twentieth century half dark green calf by Brian Frost and co. in Bath. Spines with raised bands, each with a wavy line in gilt. Compartments double ruled, tan and red twin labels lettered and decorated in gilt. Green cloth on boards. Top edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. A fine and attractive set.