THE WORKS OF PLATO FRANKLIN LIBRARY 1979 LEATHER 2 VOLUME SET

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  • Sold Date: Aug 05, 2015
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THE WORKS OF PLATO

A LIMITED EDITION

PUBLISHED BY THE FRANKLIN LIBRARY

1979

VOLUME I AND VOLUME II

BOUND IN GENUINE LEATHER

UNREAD CONDITION

Volume I has stains on the back cover, spots on the gilt and pages are a bit wavy.

Volume II has a chip on the edges and corners, and spots on the gilt.

Hubbed Spine, Bound in Premium Full Leather
Distinctive Cover Design, Profusely Illustrated
Moire Endleaves, Satin Ribbon Page Marker
Accented in Real 22KT Gold, Gilt Page Edges
Smyth-sewn Pages for Strength and Durability
Long-lasting, High Quality Acid-neutral Paper

Satin ribbon page marker
Beautiful bright endpapers
Gold page edging still shiny
Tight binding and solid leather hardcover

What is The Franklin Library?

From its founding in 1973 to its close in 2000, the Franklin Library was the nation's largest publisher of beautiful and ornately bound books. Today, all books produced by the Franklin Library are considered to be out-of-print and are valuable collectibles. Most of the Franklin Library’s collections were arranged in full series of 50-100 books that collectors subscribed to in the late seventies and early eighties. To collect a set, such as the 100 Greatest Books of All Time, subscribers
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