David Copperfield. A Reading. In Five Chapters. London: Privately Printed [By William Clowes and Sons], .
8vo (222 x 148 mm.), 104 pp., pencil corrections in the margin of p.11, one correcting the spelling of the word "his" and the other noting an extra space within the word "am", twentieth-century crushed red morocco by Henderson and Bisset, preserved in red cloth chemise and quarter red morocco slipcase, skillful repairs to margins of title page
Francis Kettaneh, bookplate; Kenyon Starling, bookplate; William E. Self, book-label, sale of the family collection at Christie's New York, Part I, 2 April 2008, lot 138
Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate.
We are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
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