Dickens, The Mudfog Papers, 1880, first collected edition
Dickens, The Mudfog Papers, 1880, first collected edition
Dickens, The Mudfog Papers, 1880, first collected edition
Dickens, The Mudfog Papers, 1880, first collected edition
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Dickens, The Mudfog Papers, 1880, first collected edition

Estimate: 150 - 200 GBP

Dickens, The Mudfog Papers, 1880, first collected edition

Estimate: 150 - 200 GBP

Lot Sold:437GBP

Lot Details

Description

DICKENS, CHARLES

The Mudfog Papers, tc...Now first Collected. London: Richard Bentley and Son, 1880


8vo (176 x 117mm.), first collected edition, advertisements at the end, original red cloth decorated and lettered in black and gilt, black endpapers, preserved in green morocco pull-off box, one gathering loose, hinges previously repaired, small abrasions to endpapers


These articles by Dickens satirizing the learned societies of the nineteenth century were first published in Bentley's Miscellany in the 1830s.


REFERENCE:

Eckel, p.175; Gimbel D86.

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