Lot 90 of 428:
Charles Dickens David Copperfield  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$204
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
The Personal History of David Copperfield

Author:
Dickens, Charles

Place:
London

Publisher:
Bradbury & Evans

Date:
1850

Description:

[iii]-xiv, [2], 624 pp. Illustrated with 40 plates designed and etched on steel by Hablot K. Browne (Phiz), including frontispiece and added title. (8vo) 21x13 cm (8¼x5¼") 19th century half calf & marbled boards, spine tooled in gilt & blind, morocco lettering piece, marbled endpapers & edges. First Edition.

With the added engraved title not dated - some say this indicates a later issue. Smith #9.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Some rubbing to bindings, front joint and hinge cracking; half-title not retained by binder; offset to added title & frontispiece; very good.


 
Item number:
281836
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