- London, England: Kegan, Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., 1895.
- original stiff paper wrappers bound in later half cloth, paper-covered boards, paper spine label, top edge cut, other edges uncut
- variously paginated
Price: $75.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 129075
Union List 1, 666. Limited to 850 copies. This is the first three volumes of a total of twelve. See S-K 1722 and other works for contributions to this periodical. Partial set of one of the most important periodicals devoted to books. Printed on handmade paper, profusely illustrated with some illustrations in chromolithography (Ulrich & Kup 16). A sampling of articles in the frist volume includes contributions by W.Y. Fletcher, Charles Elton, Andrew Lang, Octave Uzanne, R. Proctor, S.T. Prideax, E. Gordon Duff, Falconer Madan, Paul Kristeller, Laurence Housman, and William Morris. Covers rubbed and scuffed, mainly at edges. Paper spine labels soiled, some chipped.