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Subject: ISO The Harvard Classics Shelf of Fiction
Date Posted: 2/12/2010 4:39 AM ET
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I know this is a HUGE longshot.  I am looking for the complete set of Harvard Classics Shelf of Fiction in the deluxe hardcover series by P.F. COLLIER & SON.  The copyright date is 1937 and I would like them in good to excellent condition.  If you are out there and have these please pm me what you would like for credits to ship them.  I would like to get them all together, so no single books please.

Thanks for reading my post.  The list of books is below.

The Harvard Classics Shelf of Fiction


VOLS. I & II. The History of Tom Jones, by Henry Fielding
III. A Sentimental Journey, by Laurence Sterne
  Pride and Prejudice, by Jane Austen
IV. Guy Mannering, by Sir Walter Scott
V & VI. Vanity Fair, by William Makepeace Thackeray
VII. & VIII. David Copperfield, by Charles Dickens
IX. The Mill on the Floss, by George Eliot
X. The Scarlet Letter & Rappaccini?s Daughter, by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  Rip Van Winkle & The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, by Washington Irving
  Three Short Stories, by Edgar Allan Poe
  Three Short Stories, by Francis Bret Harte
  Jim Smily and His Jumping Frog, by Samuel L. Clemens
  The Man without a Country, by Edward Everett Hale
XI. The Portrait of a Lady, by Henry James
XII. Notre Dame de Paris, by Victor Marie Hugo
XIII. Old Goriot, by Honoré de Balzac
  The Devil?s Pool, by George Sand
  The Story of a White Blackbird, by Alfred de Musset
  Five Short Stories, by Alphonse Daudet
  Two Short Stories, by Guy de Maupassant
XIV. & XV. Wilhelm Meister?s Apprenticeship & The Sorrows of Werther, by J. W. von Goethe
  The Banner of the Upright Seven, by Gottfried Keller
  The Rider on the White Horse, by Theodor Storm
  Trials and Tribulations, by Theodor Fontane
XVI. & XVII. Anna Karenin & Ivan the Fool, by Leo Tolstoy
XVIII. Crime and Punishment, by Fyodor Dostoevsky
XIX. A House of Gentlefolk & Fathers and Children, by Ivan Turgenev
XX. Pepita Jimenez, by Juan Valera
  A Happy Boy, by Björnstjerne Björnson
  Skipper Worse, by Alexander L. Kielland
Date Posted: 2/14/2010 11:40 AM ET
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bump

Date Posted: 2/20/2010 8:27 AM ET
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bump

Date Posted: 2/20/2010 8:29 AM ET
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I am amending this - because I have the Collier "Classics" books - there are newer editions listed - I still would like the deluxe edition by Collier but they do not have to be the 1937 set.  Thanks for looking at the post.  Kimmie

Date Posted: 2/21/2010 9:35 AM ET
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Bump - also willing to trade anything from my bookshelf in addition to credits

Date Posted: 2/22/2010 8:15 AM ET
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Good morning, bumping - with hopes that someone has my wish!  Kimmie

Date Posted: 2/23/2010 7:04 PM ET
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Always hoping! Reposting original thread below...

I know this is a HUGE longshot.  I am looking for the complete set of Harvard Classics Shelf of Fiction in the deluxe hardcover series by P.F. COLLIER & SON.  The copyright date is 1937 and I would like them in good to excellent condition.  If you are out there and have these please pm me what you would like for credits to ship them.  I would like to get them all together, so no single books please.

Thanks for reading my post.  The list of books is below.

The Harvard Classics Shelf of Fiction


VOLS. I & II. The History of Tom Jones, by Henry Fielding
III. A Sentimental Journey, by Laurence Sterne
  Pride and Prejudice, by Jane Austen
IV. Guy Mannering, by Sir Walter Scott
V & VI. Vanity Fair, by William Makepeace Thackeray
VII. & VIII. David Copperfield, by Charles Dickens
IX. The Mill on the Floss, by George Eliot
X. The Scarlet Letter & Rappaccini?s Daughter, by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  Rip Van Winkle & The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, by Washington Irving
  Three Short Stories, by Edgar Allan Poe
  Three Short Stories, by Francis Bret Harte
  Jim Smily and His Jumping Frog, by Samuel L. Clemens
  The Man without a Country, by Edward Everett Hale
XI. The Portrait of a Lady, by Henry James
XII. Notre Dame de Paris, by Victor Marie Hugo
XIII. Old Goriot, by Honor?e Balzac
  The Devil?s Pool, by George Sand
  The Story of a White Blackbird, by Alfred de Musset
  Five Short Stories, by Alphonse Daudet
  Two Short Stories, by Guy de Maupassant
XIV. & XV. Wilhelm Meister?s Apprenticeship & The Sorrows of Werther, by J. W. von Goethe
  The Banner of the Upright Seven, by Gottfried Keller
  The Rider on the White Horse, by Theodor Storm
  Trials and Tribulations, by Theodor Fontane
XVI. & XVII. Anna Karenin & Ivan the Fool, by Leo Tolstoy
XVIII. Crime and Punishment, by Fyodor Dostoevsky
XIX. A House of Gentlefolk & Fathers and Children, by Ivan Turgenev
XX. Pepita Jimenez, by Juan Valera
  A Happy Boy, by Bj?tjerne Bj?on
  Skipper Worse, by Alexander L. Kielland
Date Posted: 2/25/2010 1:24 PM ET
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bump

Date Posted: 2/27/2010 1:53 PM ET
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bump, sigh!

Date Posted: 3/14/2010 8:04 AM ET
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BUMP!