Paul Rhoads, Editor in Chief. Oakland / MIlan: The Vance Integral Edition / Areagroup Media. Hardcovers bound in quarter brown leather with tan paper-covered boards. Overall, minimal wear to the bindings.Volume I has a spot on the front cover, and a few of the volumes may show some rubbing about the edges. Volume 3 shows either some rubbing on the spine or natural roughness in the leather. There is a spot on the fore edge of Volume 44. Overall a sound, clean set.
Volume I is dated 2002 and Volume 44 is dated 2005. There is a small envelope laid in loosely in Volume I from Mass Media, Inc. To the original recipient (dated 2005) with a SIGNED BOOKPLATE by Vance issued for the Vance Integral Edition. This set was originally supposed to be issued in a limitation of 200 signed sets (we understand that the final volume was to be signed and numbered).
Three supplemental volumes were issued later. There is a Deluxe set and a Readers set. This is one of the Readers sets in 44 volumes as originally issued. It is not signed and numbered, but it does have the signed bookplate for the "Readers Integral Edition" laid in loosely. The bindings measure 7 3/4 inches tall.
Please note: This set weighs over 45 pounds. If You Have any Questions, Please Do Not Hesitate to Ask!
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