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Dickens, Charles
THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB. CHAPMAN AND HALL, 1837
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Dickens, Charles
THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB. CHAPMAN AND HALL, 1837
LOT SOLD. 625 GBP
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English Literature, History, Children’s Books and Illustrations, including The Garrett Herman Collection: The Age of Darwin

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Dickens, Charles
THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB. CHAPMAN AND HALL, 1837
8vo, FIRST BOOK EDITION, 43 illustrations by R. Seymour and "Phiz", engraved title and frontispiece, later issue with "Weller" title and re-etched plates without page references,  with the footnote on p.9 which was later suppressed, original brown cloth, slipcase, cloth slightly torn and faded with some wear to head and base of the spine, extremities rubbed, plates darkened and spotted
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Provenance

armorial naval bookplate with the Vassall family motto "Every bullet has its billet" (alluding to the death of Spencer Thomas Vassall, 1764-1807, during the capture of Monte Video)

Literature

Smith 3 (primary binding)

English Literature, History, Children’s Books and Illustrations, including The Garrett Herman Collection: The Age of Darwin

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London