Robinson Crusoe. With a biographical introduction by Henry Kingsley. The Globe Edition. Bindings, Daniel Defoe.

Robinson Crusoe. With a biographical introduction by Henry Kingsley. The Globe Edition.

London: Macmillan, 1868. Binding extremities lightly rubbed. Intermittent light foxing and minor marginal tear on p. 96. First few gatherings have been re-inserted. Contemporary ink inscription on front flyleaf. A very good copy and an example of a vulnerable deluxe trade binding that has remarkably survived. Publisher's brown morocco. Front cover has a recessed blind and gilt stamped panel, intricately decorated in gilt and blind with painted ivorine centerpiece. Back cover has the same recessed panel without the inset. Gilt turn-ins. All edges gilt. Octavo. [iii]-xxxi, 607, [1, colophon] pp. Item #16844

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