Byron (Lord): Don Juan, Cantos 1-xvi, First Editions, in 6 volumes. Thomas Davison; John Hunt; John and H.L. Hunt, 1819-1824, First editions. Vol. 1 4to. The rest 8vo. Dates & PP: 1- 1819; 1/2 title, title, 227, (I)b; 2- 1821; 1/2 title, title, 218, (I)b; 3- 1823; vi (incl. title page), (i)b, 184, (ii) ads dated July 1823; 4- 1823; 151 (incl. tp), (i)b, (iv) ads dated July 1823; 5- 1823; 168 (incl tp); 6- 1824; 129 (incl tp) with erratum slip tipped in after the tp, (i)b, (ii) ads dated March 1824. [Only the first two volumes were issued with half titles]. All six volumes are bound by Maclehose, Glasgow, in matching half leather over matching marbled boards in vols. 2-6. Vol.1 has similar marbled boards, but earlier. A Very Good+ set. (6)
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