THOMAS HARDY THE DYNASTS SIGNED LTD EDITION
Three volumes Lge 8vo. Quarter publisher's vellum spines, gilt lettered . Cream and black decorative endpapers. Top edges cut others uncut. Limited edition of 525 copies signed by ThomasHardy to first volume. Specially commissioned portrait of Hardy signed in pencil by the artist Francis Dodd.
Minor spine soiling (probably cleanable) slight stain to front hinge third volume (see photo) . Minor endpapers and prelim foxing. Small corner crease top back endpaper vol.1. Foyle's booksellers small labels to back bottom inner endpaper. Very sl;ight creasing to top head on third volume spine. Overall v bright good set. Usually the vellum suffers badly on this type of edition