AUTHOR: DICKENS, Charles
TITLE: The Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit.
PUBLISHER: London: Chapman & Hall, 1844.
DESCRIPTION: FIRST EDITION BOUND FROM THE PARTS. 1 vol., 8-5/8" x 5-3/4", all first issue point with the exception of the additional engraved title which is in the 3rd state - no priority, illustrated with a frontis and thirty eight additional plates by Phiz (Halbot Browne), mild toning to edges of plates otherwise clean and bright throughout. Bound in contemporary 1/2 maroon morocco, ribbed gilt decorated spine, marbled edges.
CONDITION: Inner and outer hinges fine, head and foot of spine fine.