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The Disowned.

By: BULWER LYTTON, Edward.

Price: £70.00

Publisher: Colburn's Modern Novelists 1835.:

Seller ID: 7182

Condition: First Colburn Edition, 2-vols-in-1, contemporary half calf elegantly gilt, red morocco label. Two engraved frontis & titles bit darkened, with Vol 1 printed title. Bound without series title and Vol 2 printed title. Marbled paper sides bit scuffed at edge. Attractive bright copy.


With Bulwer Lytton's specially written new 16pp essay On The Different Kinds Of Prose Fiction. Sadleir 3736e. View more info

Godolphin : and The Pilgrims Of The Rhine [complete to Chap V as issued].

By: BULWER LYTTON, Edward.

Price: £70.00

Publisher: Saunders & Otley 1840.:

Seller ID: 7185

Condition: First Saunders & Otley Edition, contemporary half calf elegantly gilt, black morocco label. Engraved frontis & title, with printed title & half-title. Extremely attractive bright copy.


Scarce. Textually important : the first printing of Godolphin over Bulwer Lytton's name : with new 2pp Dedications and 1pp Note by Bulwer. *** Saunders & Otley issued a series of Bulwer titles, a spin-off from the Bentley Standard Novels, in stand-alone volumes : these eventually came to form the 1st Collected Edition of Bulwer Lytton. Sadleir describes the series as 'elegant' and 'carefully produced' and notes 'It is among my keener regrets that I have not been able a... View more info

Devereux.

By: BULWER LYTTON, Edward.

Price: £58.00

Publisher: Colburn's Modern Novelists 1836.:

Seller ID: 7187

Condition: First Colburn Edition, contemporary half calf elegantly gilt, red morocco label. Engraved frontis & title, with printed series title. Bound without printed title. One prelim bit dusty & creased. Marbled paper sides bit scuffed at edge. Attractive bright copy.


With new 6pp Dedication by Bulwer to John Auldjo, the first Briton to climb Mont Blanc. Sadleir 3736e. View more info

Ernest Maltravers. [Shelley & Frankenstein Interest]

By: BULWER LYTTON, Edward. [Shelley & Frankenstein Interest]

Price: £110.00

Publisher: Saunders & Otley 1840.:

Seller ID: 7186

Condition: First Saunders & Otley Edition, contemporary half calf elegantly gilt, black morocco label. Engraved frontis & title, with printed title & half-title. Extremely attractive bright copy.


Scarce. Bulwer's significant new 6pp Preface - including a passing mention of Frankenstein : 'like Frankenstein, we dissect [sic] in order to create' - discusses in some detail his financial arrangements with Bentley & Colburn and with Saunders & Otley. The latter issued a series of Bulwer titles, a spin-off from the Bentley Standard Novels, in stand-alone volumes : these eventually came to form the 1st Collected Edition of Bulwer Lytton. Sadleir describes the series... View more info

Caxtoniana : essays on life, literature & manners.

By: BULWER LYTTON, Sir Edward.

Price: £110.00

Publisher: Blackwood 1863.:

Seller ID: 5545

Condition: First Edition, 2 vols uncut, elegantly blind-stamped cloth lettered in gilt. Some light wear & spines bit faded, as usual some light spotting of text, but nevertheless a very good copy in the original fragile cloth bindings.


Late title by former society novelist, by this time thoroughly out of fashion. Vol 2 with 20pp advts as described Sadleir 391. View more info