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Folio Society WORKS OF CHARLES DICKENS 16 vols Nonesuch text & illustrations 1st
1937. Like new, all First Printing but Great Expectation. No printing sequence is explicitly stated, hence 1st printing assumed. A magnificent collection of leather-bound Charles Dickens novels MAJOR WORKS OF CHARLES DICKENS in 16 vols The text and illustrations of this edition reproduce those of the Nonesuch Dickens published by The Nonesuch Press between 1937 and 1938 under the editorial direction of Arthur Waugh, Hugh Walpole, Walter Dexter and Thomas Hatton, and widely regarded as the finest edition of Dickens's works ever published. Copyright 2004-2007 by Folio Society Quarter-bound in leather, ribbon markers Gilted top edge protecting from dust and moisture Leather title labels, blocked in gold Original first-edition illustrations Printed on Chancery wove paper by St Edmundsbury Press Housed individually in a sturdy slipcase Measured by 10 1/4" x 6 1/2", take 35 1/2" linear shelf space LIST OF TITLES: a 16 volume series: 1. A Tale of Two Cities, with the original illustrations by "Phiz", introduction by Hilary Mantel 2. Barnaby Rudge, (the original illustrations by Nonesuch Press) 3. Bleak House, with the original illustrations by "Phiz", introduction by Peter Ackroyd 4. Christmas Books, with the original illustrations by John Leech, Daniel Maclise, Richard Doyle, Clarkson Stanfield, Edwin Landseer, John Tenniel, and Frank Stone, introduction by Robert Douglas-Fairhurst 5. David Copperfield, with the original illustrations by "Phiz", introduction by Kathryn Hughes 6. Dombey and Son, (the original illustrations by Nonesuch Press) 7. Great Expectations, with the origina … [Click Below for Full Description]
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