The WORKS Of LORD BYRON: With His Letters and Journals, and His Life, by Thomas Moore, Esq. In Fourteen [Seventeen] Volumes. Lord . Moore Byron, Thomas, George Gordon. 1788 - 1824, 1179 - 1852.

The WORKS Of LORD BYRON: With His Letters and Journals, and His Life, by Thomas Moore, Esq. In Fourteen [Seventeen] Volumes.

London: John Murray, 1832 - 33. 1st edition thus (NCBEL III, 271; cf. NCBEL III, 266 for Moore's LORD BYRON). 17 volumes. Index in Volume XVII. Vols I - XII are all dated 1832 (with the exception of Volume VIII, which is 1834, though retaining the 1832 engraved t.p.); vols XIII - XVII are 1833. Frontis & engraved title page in each volume. Small 8vo. 6-3/4" x 4-1/8". Period half-vellum with marbled paper boards & eps. Elaborate gilt decorated spine. Black leather title labels to spine. TEG. Professional rejointing to Vol I front board. Spines uniformly sun-tanned. Later vols with chipped/rubbed labels. Period engraved bookplate to front paste-downs. A Very Good set. Item #28902

Initially planned in 14 volumes, with volume 13, the t.p. no longer stated "In Fourteen Volumes.". "In Seventeen Volumes" did not appear until the final volume, i.e. volume XVII.

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