Dickens, American Notes for General Circulation, 1842, first edition
Dickens, American Notes for General Circulation, 1842, first edition
Dickens, American Notes for General Circulation, 1842, first edition
Dickens, American Notes for General Circulation, 1842, first edition
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Dickens, American Notes for General Circulation, 1842, first edition

Estimate: 700 - 1,000 GBP

Dickens, American Notes for General Circulation, 1842, first edition

Estimate: 700 - 1,000 GBP

Lot Sold:875GBP

Lot Details

Description

DICKENS, CHARLES

American Notes for General Circulation. Chapman and Hall, 1842


8vo (198 x 123mm.), 2 volumes, FIRST EDITION, half-titles, first state with second Contents page in volume 1 misnumbered xvi and 6pp. of advertisements at the end of volume 2, original greyish-brown vertically-ribbed cloth with floral frame in blind on covers (variant binding), pale yellow endpapers, hinges of volume 1 repaired, spines very slightly faded, minor bumping to corners


REFERENCE:

Smith II:3


PROVENANCE:

Rt. Hon. Viscount Esher of Watlington Park, Oxfordshire, bookplate; sale of his library at Sotheby's, first portion, 25 March 1946, lot 508, to Marks; Sotheby's, 9 December 2004, lot 62

Condition Report

Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate.


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Charles Dickens: The Lawrence Drizen Collection
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