Description: Henri Rene Guy de Maupassant, Ltd Supreme Edition, 17 vol. set, 'The Life Work of Henri Rene Guy de Maupassant, Embracing Romance, Travel, Comedy and Verse, for the first time Complete in English, with a critical preface by Paul Bourget.' Illustrated from various French and American Artists.
Only 26 lettered sets made of which this is "D". Published 1903 by Walter Dunn for subscribers only.
Stunning set, full blue morocco with red onlays, inner doublures of bright red with dentelles, all embossed and gilt. Watered cloth end papers. Gilt top edge. With bookseller note - Martin of London, Los Angeles, CA. 40lbs
Measures Approx. 6.25" x 9.125"
Condition: Very good condition, overall some light edge wear, some scattered scuffs, some bumped areas on the edges of spine, sunned spines, edge of books have some scattered dents, pencil marks on flypages.