Esters and Lauriat. Pompeiian Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Good. Item #77248
Basis for 1913 silent film. Complete two volume Pompeiian edition hardcover set hardbound in full red cloth beautifully decorated in gilt on top board and spine. Undecorated rear boards faintly scuffed and worn by dark colored stains and faint moisture spots. Corners lightly rubbed. Binding secure though spine of vol. i slanted. Foot of both is damped soiled, bleeding red to inner corner of bottom edge and leaving a small damp stain through first few pages' gutters of volume ii. Books are full of b/w plates with intact lettered tissue guards. Bookplate to fep- pages otherwise unmarked. Gilt top edge slightly toned.