New York & London: Harper and Brothers, 1899.  leaves. Original black cloth. Minor wear. Upper corner of rear endpaper torn away. Internally clean. Very good. Item #1611
Salesman's sample for the illustrated Thornfield Edition of the works of the Brontë sisters, including an annotated version of Mrs. Gaskell's biography. The present volume contains sample spines in leather and cloth mounted to the front and rear pastedowns, as well as a sample title page, list of contents, and excerpts from Mrs. Henry Ward's introductions to each volume. The remainder of the volume is comprised primarily of illustrations. A handsome little sample book.