Easton Press The Confessions of St. Augustine by Saint

For an auction is Easton Press The Confessions of St. Augustine by Saint Augustine of Hippo
Book is in like new condition. No bent pages, scuffs etc etc

Almost all Easton Press books have the following traits:

Bound in leather with raised hubs on the spine Distinctive gilt stamped cover designs Threadsewn pages Gilded page edges Permanent satin ribbon page-marker Endsheets of moiré fabric 22kt gold-stamped spine accents

Collecting Easton Press books is one of the most fulfilling hobbies that you canhave. One of the best ways is to begin with Easton Press's 100 Greatest Books Ever Written - Actually there are 125 books in the series. That fact trips up some collectors and ebay sellers. I often see sellers on ebay erroneously advertising the full set of 100. The publisher Easton Press has changed titles over the years but it takes years to buy the set through them because the list has grown to 125. If you buy the series from them you will get only 100 books.

To buy the set directly from Easton Press will take you about 8 or 9 years and $5,000 dollars. Buying the books in this set on the web you can usually find them for around $19-$30 each. You could likely build the whole set for $3,000 and do it in a week or so given the inventory available on the web.

What makes this set "collectible"? Mainly the quality
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