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Lot 1009 (Fine Art & Antiques, 12th September 2020)

Sold for £110

Lot details

DICKENS, Charles. Dealings with the Firm of Dombey and Son. Bradbury & Evans, London. 1848 1st edition. Presented in contemporary half leather binding, boards dressed in marbled paper. 624pp with 42 engraved plates by H.K. Browne. Together with: The Personal History of David Copperfield. Bradbury & Evans, London. 1850 1st edition. Presented in half leather binding, boards dressed in marbled paper. 624pp and with 40 engraved plates by H.K. Browne. [2]

Condition report

Dombey: leather spine worn, boards scuffed.

Plates quite foxed.

Copperfield: Spine title scuffed with loss to text.

Tail of spine scuffed.

P 63 detached but present p65 near detached.

Plates foxed.

Condition reports must be considered as a matter of opinion and not fact.


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