Lot 32 of 519:
The Mystery of Edwin Drood by Dickens  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$570
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
The Mystery of Edwin Drood
Author:
Dickens, Charles
Place:
London
Publisher:
Chapman & Hall
Date:
1870
Description:

viii, 190 pp. With steel-engraved portrait frontispiece and additional engraved title page, plus 12 wood-engraved plates of illustrations by S.L. Fildes. (8vo) original tan calf lettered in gilt on red morocco spine label. First Edition, bound from the original parts.

Armorial bookplate of Scottish aristocrat John Gordon of Aikenhead, a branch of the house of Hamilton.  A Haycraft-Queen cornerstone.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Light wear, rubbing and a few scuffs; a few stains with minor foxing, hinges repaired; about near fine.
 
Item number:
303047
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