Lot 80 of 354:
Charles Dickens Cricket on the Hearth 1st Edn  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$240
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
The Cricket on the Hearth. A Fairy Tale of Home
Author:
Dickens, Charles
Place:
London
Publisher:
Bradbury and Evans
Date:
1846
Description:

[8], 174 + [2] ad pp. Illustrated with engravings after D. Maclise, R. Doyle, C. Stanfield, John Leech, and E. Landseer, including steel-engraved frontispiece and added title. 17x10 cm (6½x4") original red blindstamped cloth decorated and lettered in gilt, all edges gilt. First Edition.

Second state of ads, as typical. Smith Vol. II, 6. Provenance: Greg & Jeanine Newman.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Wear and soiling to cloth with rubbing to extremities, area of dampstaining to rear board, front board and spine with preliminary pages detached from rest of text block, rear hinge cracked, volume shaken; about good.
 
Item number:
284259
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