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A Tale of Two Cities. [bound with] The Adventures of Oliver Twist; or, the Parish Boy's Progress.
London: Chapman and Hall, 1859, [c. 1865].. Two volumes in one. Tale of Two Cities first edition, slightly later issue, Oliver Twist "New Edition, Corrected and Revised". 8vo. viii, (2), 254; viii, 311, (1) pp. Contemporary tan half calf over purple buckram boards, spine with raised bands, red gilt lettered label, all edges and endpapers marbled, the latter with the ticket of the stationers C. Cooper & Co. of Birmingham to the front pastedown. Frontispiece, engraved title vignette and 14 plates by Phiz in "A Tale..." and 24 plates by George Cruikshank in "Oliver Twist". Contents generally clean and free of spotting, a very good copy of both works together. Smith, I, 13; this copy presenting the first 5 issue points of the 8 called for. A later, undated edition of Oliver Twist, also bearing the Chapman and Hall imprint, published contemporaneously with the other work.
      [Bookseller: Bow Windows Bookshop, ABA, ILAB]
Last Found On: 2012-12-27           Check availability:      UKBookworld    

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