The Novels of Henry Fielding (The Folio Society, 1995) Four Volumes in Slipcase
The Novels of Henry Fielding
The Folio Society, 1995
“The History of Tom Jones” and “The History of the Adventures of Joseph Andrews”, both with illustrations by Derrick Harris; “Amelia” with illustrations by Simon Brett; and “The Life of Mr Jonathan Wild the Great” with illustrations by Frank Martin.
All are reissues of earlier Folio Society editions except “Amelia”, this being its first Folio Society publication.
Hardbacks. Publisher’s red-orange cloth with titles in gilt and decoration in black; dark green endpapers. Housed in a custom-made slipcase with dark green buckram ends and orange-red Clairefontaine Ingres papered sides. pp xix, 697; xviii, 304; xv, 476; 187; including b/w illustrations. Size: 9 x 5.75 inches approx. (228mm x 149mm).
Nice, clean copies in unread condition. This set was still sealed when acquired however the original slipcase was too tightly fitted and had some damage from years of poor storage, hence now in a new slipcase.
An attractive set with its complementing slipcase.
ref. : Folio 60 – A Bibliography of The Folio Society 1947-2006
ref. Folio Society Devotees at LibraryThing