The Literary Heritage Collection 52 Volumes

The Literary Heritage Collection 52 Volumes

A priceless heritage unequalled in any other language

In this beautiful Literary Heritage Collection, you will find the greatest masterpieces of English Literature – immortal works that have thrilled and delighted generations. Here are Dickens, the Brontës, Jane Austen, Thackeray, George Eliot, Disraeli, Wilde, Butler, Trollope . . . all the genius and glory of our mother tongue.

Here is the gamut of human experience – pride and passion, love and hate, laughter and tears. Here are our people, our cities and our hamlets as they were and are. Whoever said that the classics were dull?

Over the years there have been many finely-bound editions of his works. Few, we believe, have surpassed this exquisite Heron Centennial Edition in beauty and NONE we are certain has equalled it in value.

Here are stories of relentless hatreds, noble self-sacrifice, brutality, avarice, mighty battles, and war – we have brought together some of the greatest works of our most outstanding authors in this magnificently bound Royal Blue Kidron Edition of our Literary Heritage.

Windsor Castle – Ainsworth
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen *
Emma – Austen
Sense & Sensibility – Austen
Mansfield Park – Austen
Northanger Abbey – Austen
Lorna Doone – Blackmore
Robbery Under Arms – Boldrewood
Lavengro – Borrow
The Romany Rye – Borrow
The Tenant Of Wildfell Hall – A. Brontë
Jane Eyre – C. Brontë
Shirley – C. Brontë
Villette – C. Brontë
Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë *
Pilgrim’s Progress – Bunyan
Evalina – Burney
Erewhon – Butler
The Way Of All Flesh – Butler
Alice In Wonderland – Carroll
Fanny Hill – Cleland
The Woman In White – Collins
The Moonstone – Collins
Robinson Crusoe – Defoe
Moll Flanders – Defoe
Great Expectations – Dickens
Oliver Twist – Dickens
Coningsby – Disraeli
Adam Bede – Eliot
The Mill On The Floss – Eliot
Tom Jones I – Fielding
Tom Jones II – Fielding
Cranford – Mrs. Gaskell
The Vicar of Wakefield – Goldsmith
Westward Ho! – Kingsley
The Last Days Of Pompeii – Lytton
Mr. Midshipman Easy – Marryat
The Egoist – Meredith
The Cloister And The Hearth – Reade
Ivanhoe I – Scott
Ivanhoe II – Scott
Frankenstein – M. Shelley
Humphrey Clinker – Smollet
Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde – Stevenson
The Master Of Ballantrae – Stevenson
Gulliver’s Travels – Swift
Vanity Fair – Thackeray
The History Of Henry Esmond – Thackeray
Barchester Towers – Trollope
The Last Chronicle Of Barset I – Trollope
The Last Chronicle Of Barset II – Trollope
Stories – Oscar Wilde

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6 thoughts on “The Literary Heritage Collection 52 Volumes

  1. I have inherited a collection of 29 . Is there any interest?

    1. Sadly there is little interest in this collection

  2. Hi! Are these books of full length or have parts of the story been cut out?

    1. Thanks for your enquiry, to the best of my knowledge none of the titles in this series are abridged. I do not currently stock this entire collection but I do have spare copies of many of the volumes if you are interested in any please email me via

  3. I have a set of 45 for sale

    1. I guess your in Australia in which case carriage alone would be significantly more than the books are worth.
      Unfortunately there is little demand for this collection.

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