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Dickens, Charles [1812 - 1870] - Contributor. Waldie, Adam - Publisher
Mrs Joseph Porter, 'OVER The WAY'" [as published in] The SELECT CIRCULATING LIBRARY. Containing the Best Popular Literature, Including Memoirs, Biography, Novels, Tales, Travels, Voyages, &c. Part II. 1834
Printed and Published by Adam Waldie, Philadelphia, 1834. 416 pp. Text triple column. Dickens' work, pp. 136 - 138. 4to. 11-3/8" x 9-1/8" Herein we find Dickens' second essay reprinted from London's Monthly Magazine, which, for a time, was billed as his first US appearance in print, however, we now know this Dickens' second appearance with a US publisher, preceded only by appearance(s) in the Albion. A scarce item. Usual foxing. A few proud gatherings. Professionally repaired tear on title leaf. Withal, a VG copy. Period maroon half-sheep over green marbled paper boards (professionally rebacked, with new eps) 1st appearance thus (Edgar & Vail, p. 15; Gimbel E162). [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Tavistock Books, ABAA [Alameda, CA, U.S.A.]
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