Philadelphia: Carey and Lea, 1832.
Illustrated by Portrait Frontispiece. First American Edition. Hardcover. Very Good- with no dust jacket. Item #13074
Peeling front cover vol 2 at top, light edgewear, foxing, owner's pencil signatures, otherwise light wear. Solid hardcovers. ; Two of two volumes, complete. Full calf binding with gilt edge roll, gilt spine ruling, and gilt spine labels lettering. Contents: Volume One: Memoir on the Life of the Author / Sir Walter Scott; An Essay on his Life and Genius / Arthur Murphy, Esq; The History of Tom Jones; Volume Two: The History of Joseph Andrews; Amelia; The Life of Jonathan Wild. Attractive, eminently readable First American Edition of the Selected Works, in firm period full calf binding. ; 424; 456 in 2 vols pages.