New York: Limited Editions Club, 1963. Limited Edition. Hardcover. No. 938 of 1500, 4to - over 9.75” - 12” tall, 492 p., signed by illustrator. Fine. Item #CNJL229
"The Mill on the Floss" occupies a special place among George Eliot's works. While it has no claim to be the greatest of her novels, it is the one who which she was most emotionally committed and in which her personal voice sounds most urgently. (N. B. info from Introduction). ***DESCRIPTION: Bound in full rugged green woven fabric with a leather disc label with gilt text; speckled edges with brown ink; title page lettering in red and black ink and full colour illustration on opposite page; 24 full colour illustrations throughout the volume; 10" tall; pagination: (i) - xviii, (1) - 472, blank (473), colophon (474); signed by illustrator Wray Manning; Limited Edition no. 938 of 1500. Slipcase covered in brown paper with round cream and brown label with brown text. ***CONDITION: Book is in fine condition with no flaws, wear, or markings. Slipcase is in near fine condition; strong and sturdy with a small bump on the top left corner of the spine and minor shelf wear on the bottom. ***CITATION: LEC no. 345. ***POSTAGE: International customers, please note that additional postage may apply as the standard does not always cover costs; please contact us for details. ***Swan's Fine Books is pleased to be a member of the ABAA, ILAB, and IOBA and we stand behind every book we sell. Please contact us with any questions you may have, we are here to help.