London: The Folio Society, 2005. First edition. Hardcover. 446pp., 503pp., 507pp., 574pp., 590pp. Large octavo [24cm]. Scarlet cloth over boards with decorations stamped in black ink and gold. Orange-yellow endpapers. Volume one has a previous owners stamp on the front free endpaper with a small pencil mark on the fore edge corner of the front free endpaper. The rear top corner of volume one is slightly bumped. Volume three has a slight stain on the spine. Otherwise in Very Good condition. In red paper slipcase. Top rear corners of slipcase are slightly bumped. the bottom front corner of the slipcase is split but slipcase is still sturdy all around. May require extra shipping charges due to weight. Very good. Item #59792
A fine five volume set comprising - Vol.1, Plain Tales from the Hills, Soldiers Three and other stories - Vol.2, Wee Willie Winkie and other stories and Life's Handicap - Vol.3, Many Inventions and The Day's Work - Vol.4, Traffics and Discoveries, Actions and Reactions and A Diversity of Creatures - Vol.5, A Diversity of Creatures (continued), Debits and Credits and Limits and Renewals.