Tom Jones by Henry Fielding (Franklin Library/Oxford, 1984) World’s Greatest Books Full Leather Decorative Binding
The History of Tom Jones – A Foundling
Franklin Library/Oxford University Press, 1984
A volume in “The Oxford Library of the World’s Greatest Books” in a full leather decorative binding and housed in a custom-made slipcase.
Hardback – full leather, gilt decoration to boards and spine, all edges gilt, ribbon bookmark sewn in. 738pp including colour illustrations. 9.5 x 6.25 inches approx.
Light wear and rubbing to leather; boards a touch bruised to corners; gilded edges to page-block a little marked and rubbed in places.
Nonetheless, light wear commensurate with age and handling otherwise a lovely, presentable copy indeed.