The Selected Works of Jane Austen 5 Volumes

The Selected Works of Jane Austen 5 Volumes

Full Leather Edition

If one English novelist were to be selected for purity of style, Jane Austen, the quiet recorder of love and manners among the lesser landed gentry, would be a popular choice.

One of the principal wonders of literature, she laid her victims bare with unerring intuition. Her pen was deliciously wicked – but wit was her weapon – astringency and, perhaps, gentle irony. And always her prose was pure delight.

These fine, beautiful, powder blue volumes have been created as a tribute to Jane Austen. Bound in real lambskin, these books are ornately embellished with 23ct gold on spines, covers, and all page edges.

All Miss Austen’s six classics:

Sense and Sensibility
Pride and Prejudice,
Mansfield Park
Northanger Abbey/Persuasion

These books were also all available in theLiterary Heritage collection in Navy Faux Leather, however, a few of the titles in this edition are very difficult to find nowadays.

Literary Heritage Edition

Browse Heron Books For Sale

If you have a Set or Part Set For Sale, why not email me at;

9 Responses to “The Selected Works of Jane Austen 5 Volumes”

  1. admin March 24, 2015 at 6:46 am #

    I would be very interested in purchasing this fine collection do you have a phone contact number or alternatively please call 01132732025 to get in touch.

  2. bruce dowson March 16, 2015 at 10:06 am #


    i have a set of 5 jane austen novels in 24 carat gold leaf, untouched and still wrapped in original cellophane protection. never been touched. pale blue leather. i bought these in the late 1970’s – distributed by Heron Books.

    are you interested in buying them and if so at what price?

    kind regards,

    bruce dowson

  3. admin June 6, 2014 at 12:11 am #

    Not very often, this is a rarely seen edition.

  4. Mike Kavanagh June 5, 2014 at 5:42 pm #

    How often would a set of the full leather edition of the Jane Austen novels in fine condition be available?

  5. admin January 3, 2014 at 7:43 am #

    Please send further details regarding location and condition to

  6. Anna Donnelly January 2, 2014 at 5:57 pm #

    I have a set of these Jane Austen books and I wonder if you can give me a rough estimate of what they might be worth?

  7. Jane cooper October 12, 2013 at 1:26 am #

    I have 2 sets of heron books to sell, Charles dickens and Thomas hardy. In both a few books have some damage to the spines but the majority of each set is immaculate. Would you be interested in the undamaged ones?
    Jane cooper

  8. admin September 24, 2013 at 2:03 pm #

    I have replied by email

  9. Jane Cooper September 24, 2013 at 1:24 pm #

    Looking for a set of the powder blue Jane Austen Books, can you help me.

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