The Kirriemuir Edition of the Works of J. M. Barrie, 10 Volume Limited Edition Set, 1913
The Kirriemuir Edition of the Works of J. M. Barrie, 10 Volume Limited Edition Set, 1913. Complete.
Published by Hodder & Stoughton Ltd, London, New York, Toronto, 1913. Limited edition of 1,000 copies, this being No. 491. With publisher's and printer's signatures to first volume.
A very good hardback set with green linen covers and paper over boards, with gilt titles, and gilt Kirriemuir roundel to rear. Covers have minor scuffs and rubbings, with minor discolorations and marks, but a very presentable set overall. Soundly bound throughout with only 2 volumes showing any splitting at the front endpaper joint, not affecting overall binding integrity. Free endpapers are age discolored, as is common for this set. Text pages have gilt top edge an are uncut as issued. Text is beautifully clean throughout and possibly unread. An attractive set.
The ten volumes are:
1. Auld Light Idylls.
2. Tommy and Grizel.
3. When A Man's Single.
4. The Little Minister.
5. Sentimental Tommy.
6. Peter and Wendy.
7. My Lady Nicotine.
8. Better Dead and An Edinburgh Eleven.
9. A Window In Thurms and Margaret Ogilvy
10. The Little White Bird.
Dimensions: Each volume approximately 250mm x 174mm x 37mm.
Weight: Each volume typically 1.1kg unpacked.