Vanity Fair. A Novel without a Hero
Thackeray, William Makepeace
Price: 6,000.00 USD
London: Bradbury and Evans, 1848. First edition, first issue, with the title on page 1 in rustic type; portrait of Marquis of Steyne present on p. 336. With engraved frontispiece, engraved title-page, 38 engraved plates, and numerous engravings on steel and textual wood illustrations by the author. xvi, 624 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Cosway Binding. Van Duzer 230; Grolier English 87 First edition, first issue, with the title on page 1 in rustic t. Bound in full red morocco, with oval Cosway-style portrait on the upper cover, a.e.g., by Bayntun-Riviere. Fine in full red cloth slipcase.