Myths and Legends by Lewis Spence
Publishing: 1915 [undated] David D. Nickerson & Company First Edition Thus
The Pantheon Edition complete in Eight Volumes. Limited to 250 numbered copies, of which this set is number 93. Each volume with matching identification number.
A rare complete set of The Pantheon Edition of Myths and Legends by several leading figures of mythology; including Lewis Spence, M.I. Ebbutt, F. Hadland Davis, T. W. Rolleston,Thomas Bulfinch, and Ananda K. Coomaraswamy.
Complete sets in such condition seldom appear on the market, Limited to only 250 leather bound sets. Each volumes with color frontis and tissue guard, numerous monochrome illustrations.
Complete set Includes: Myths & Legends of Mexico and Peru, The Golden Age, Japan, Hindus and Buddhists, The Celtic Race, North American Indians, The British Race, and Ancient Egypt
Condition: Leather bound with five raised band indentations, gilt title to spine with hieroglyphic figures to each volume, pages deckled, top edges gilt, each volume with neat book plate, the set is in exceedingly great condition and was obviously well cared for,the only volume with some issues is the Hindus and Buddhist volume which contains spotting to the first dozen or so pages and the couple of the rear pages, all volumes are clean with no markings, binding is firm, the set appears as new and is overall in Fine condition