This is a 14 Volume Set (1-14) of the 11th edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica. Leather is soft, smooth and in very good shape. With the exception of few lightly frayed tops and bottoms, the entire set is in excellent condition. Pages are all in tact. Gold lettering and trim on each volume. There are very few examples are as well preserved as this set. This set will look gorgeous in any home or office.