World’s Greatest Literature Decorative Books in Brown and Green, S/16
A vintage 16-volume collection from The World's Greatest Literature series published by The Spencer Press of New York in the 1930s.
The books are bound in brown cloth with gold and green embellishments on the spines. Each volume has a black-and-white etching frontispiece.
These are perfect for reading and for home decor staging of bookshelves!
Good condition with a bit of age-related wear to covers and spines.
The set measures 25.5" across, 8.25" tall, and 5.75" front to back.
Volume 1 The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper
Volume 2 Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray
Volume 3 The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
Volume 4 The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexander Dumas
Volume 5 Best Loved Plays of William Shakespeare
Volume 6 The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Volume 9 The Vicar of Wakefield by Oliver Goldsmith
Volume 10 Ben-Hur by Lew Wallace
Volume 11 The Sketch Book by Washington Irving
Volume 13 Essays by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Volume 14 Westward Ho! by Charles Kingsley
Volume 16 The Last Days of Pompeii by Sir Edward Bulwer Lytton
Volume 17 Moby Dick by Herman Melville
Volume 18 Best Loved Poems
Volume 19 The Adventures of Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes
Volume 20 Plutarch's Lives of Illustrious Men
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