Item #79627 Little Dorrit. Charles Dickens.
Little Dorrit
Little Dorrit
Little Dorrit
Little Dorrit
Little Dorrit
Little Dorrit
Little Dorrit
Little Dorrit

Little Dorrit

Bradbury & Evans, 1857. Browne, H.K. 1st edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Near fine. Item #79627

First edition. Hardbound in soft brown leather. Double ruled margins in gilt around boards with gilt dentelles and edges. Minor scuffing present over boards. Corners bumped and hinges creased. Margin of rear board toned. Moroccan banded spine titled in gilt against red and brown labels. Binding is square and hinges secure. Marbled endpapers. Gilded top edge of text block marked by a few faint discolorations. Sewn-in green bookmark. Includes all 40 engraved plates from H.K. Brown, A.K.A. "Phiz", including frontis and engraved title. Errata at end of listed plates. Plates are all clear though level of toning ranges- see pictures. Minimal foxing and toning present on text pages. Four blue covers from original installments of the story bound in rear. Listing sticker pasted to front pastedown and antique postage label pasted to front fly. Lovely copy.

Price: $1,500.00

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