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Works of Charles Dickens. Author's Favourite edition. In Facsimile.
8vo., 15 volumes, original dark blue leatherette, the spine of each volume lettered and decorated in gilt, top edges dark blue; illustrated throughout; minor offsetting from boards on the end-papers as usual, some light spotting to the edges of some volumes, nonetheless a very good, fresh, set. Facsimile of the 'Author's Favourite' edition, the last edition of Dickens' books to be published under his eye and described by him as "this best edition of my books", comprising of the following volumes: Pickwick Papers, Christmas Stories [&] Edwin Drood, Bleak House, Old Curiosity Shop etc., Nicholas Nickleby, Christmas Books etc., Our Mutual Friend, Little Dorrit, Stetches by Boz [&] Oliver Twist, Barnaby Rudge [&] Hard Times, A Tale of Two Cities [&] Great Expectations, Martin Chuzzlewit, David Copperfield, Uncommercial Traveller etc., Dombey and Son. This set sold in a wooden bookshelf together with a two volume Life of Dickens by Frederick Kitton and a signed copy of Simon Callow's Charles Dickens and the Great Theatre of the World.
      [Bookseller: Henry Southern Ltd.]
Last Found On: 2008-01-04           Check availability:      Direct From Bookseller    


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