Boston; 1924-1929: Houghton Mifflin Co. Octavo. Item #022373
In 23 unopened volumes. Rafael Sabatini was an Italian-English writer of romance and adventure novels. Several of his books were very popular and soon made into plays and film. This is the "Definitive edition" which OCLC records only one library which has the first 14 volumes. The present set incorporated more volumes after 1924. Later, there was another edition which was limited and signed. Half-titles, engraved frontispieces, illustrated with tissue guards present. A handsome set bound in 3/4 brown morocco over salmon cloth, raised bands with compartments lettered and decorated in gilt. top edges gilt, marbled endpapers. A fine set with just a handful of volumes with some fading to spines.