Lot 47 of 455:
1st Dickens Biography Extra Illustrated  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$300
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
Charles Dickens: Extended to Two Volumes By Extra Illustrations
Author:
Sala, George Augustus
Place:
London
Publisher:
Routledge
Date:
[1870]
Description:

2 volumes. [10], [v]-x, [5]-76; [5], [77]-144 + [8] ad pp. Extra illustrated with numerous plates throughout, some color. 16x10 cm (6¼x4"), full red morocco, raised spine bands, spines lettered in gilt, top edges gilt. Original wrappers bound in at rear of vol. 2. First Edition, Extra-Illustrated.

Rare two volume extra-illustrated edition of the first Dickens biography, finely bound.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Some rubbing to extremities, corner tips worn; light toning to interiors; very good or better.
 
Item number:
311695
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