DICKENS, Charles. The Posthumous Papers of The Pickwick Club. (FIRST EDITION IN BOOK FORM - 1837)
AUTHOR: DICKENS, Charles.
TITLE: The Posthumous Papers of Pickwick Club.
PUBLISHER: London: Chapman & Hall, Ltd., 1837.
DESCRIPTION: FIRST EDITION BOUND FROM THE PARTS. 1 vol., 8-1/2" x 5-1/2", illustrated with 43 engraved plates by R. Seymour and H. T. Browne ("Phiz"), first state of engraved title reading "Tony Veller" on signboard, p.342 with "S. Veller", page 432, headline, "F" in "OF" imperfect, with two scarce suppressed plates by Buss, Pickwick misspelled ("Picwkick") on p. 375, and several others, plates and text clean and bright throughout. Bound in 1/2 red morocco, ribbed gilt decorated spine, top edge gilt.
CONDITION: Inner and outer hinges fine, head and foot of spine fine. AN ATTRACTIVE COPY.