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Charles Dickens
Bleak House - Charles Dickens First Edition, 1st Issue (1853) - Bradbury & Evans
London: Bradbury and Evans, 1853. Good or better. Front and back boards haves wear to leather corners and marbled board edges. Spine is worn with top one inch of spine split from cover and considerable wear to bottom of spine. No inscriptions. Most pages foxed at edges but generally clean and fresh. Front pages (including title pages and frontispiece) and all illustration pages are all foxed heavily but less than usually seen in this Dickens first issue. See photos for examples. Page 360 has a page indentation and the illustration between page 360 and 361 has a greenish/blueish area of foxing from humidity.Overall a very readable and collectable copy of this famous Dickens book. Bleak House by Charles Dickens - First Edition, 1st Issue (1853) Bradbury and Evans, London, 1853. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. H K Browne (illustrator). First edition, first printing. Originally published in 20 numbers in 19 parts (the last two numbers published in one part) between March 1852 and September 1853, published in one volume 12th Sept. 1853. Leather spine with five raided bands, gilt title and leather corners, marbled paper over boards. 624 pp. Forty illustrations by H K Browne (Phiz). Text contains usual three first edition errors: page 19, line 6: elgble; page 209, line 23: chair (for hair); page 275, line 22: counsinship and five-line list of Errata. Condition: Good or better. Front and back boards haves wear to leather corners and marbled board edges. Spine is worn with top one inch of spine split from cover and considerable wear to bottom of spine. No inscriptions. Most pag … [Click Below for Full Description]
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