OVERS, JOHN--[DICKENS, CHARLES]
Evenings of a Working Man, being the occupation of his scanty Leisure… with a preface… by Charles Dickens. London: T.C. Newby, 1844
8vo (160 x 100mm), FIRST EDITION, half-title, title-page printed in red and blue, 3pp. publisher’s advertisements at end, original publisher’s original light brown cloth, floral design in blind on upper and lower covers, spine and upper cover lettered in gilt, gilt edges, pale yellow endpapers, some spotting and browning, binding slightly soiled and worn, hinges splitting, minor repair to foot of spine
Eckel, pp. 146 – 47; Gimbel B151
Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate.
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