The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray
London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1878. 24 volume set, 11 inches tall. A magnificent set of this tall edition, limited to 1000 copies of which this is numbered 645. In half morocco with gilt raised bands, titles and very fine gilt tooling to the panels. Bookplates. Gilt top edge. A very fine set of the works of one of the greatest novelists of the 19th century. Illustrated throughout with engravings on india paper laid down.