The Chronicles of Narnia (Complete Set, Mixed Issue)
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Macmillan Publishing Co.
Date Published: [circa 1960]-1967
Edition: Book Club
Condition: Good +
Book Id: 46322
Octavo [21 cm to .21.5 cm]. All volumes bound in colored cloth with black spine titles and cover device excepting "The Magician's Nephew," which is in textured boards with brown spine title and cover device. "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe" and "The Silver Chair" lack jackets; jackets (not uniform) of remaining volumes are lightly rubbed and moderately edgeworn, with occasional short tears and fading to spines, corner clipped from jacket front flap of "Prince Caspian"; several fingertip-sized white stains to front board of "L.W.W.", numerous pale speckles to boards of "The Voyage of the Dawn Treader," a few small, pale stains to boards of "The Silver Chair," else boards are crisp and unworn; bookplate on front pastedown of three books, ink inscription on front endpaper of two books, most illustrations in "L.W.W.", "S.C.", and "The Horse and His Boy" very skillfully colored-in with colored pencil, very light foxing to textblock tops of some volumes, else interiors are crisp and unmarked, with toning to interior of "The Magician's Nephew".
Fun and colorful set of mixed-issue 1960s book club editions.