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Lot 1011 (Fine Art & Antiques, 12th September 2020)

Sold for £100

Lot details

DICKENS, Charles. The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club. Chapman & Hall, 1837 1st edition. Presented in half leather binding, boards dressed in cloth. Aeg. 609pp, 43 plates by Seymour & Phiz. Note: contains the two suppressed plates by Buss at 69 & 74. And the date 30th November on the frontis, denoting an early printing. Together with: The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby. Chapman & Hall, 1839 1st ed. Presented in half leather binding, boards dressed in marbled paper. 624pp, 39 plates by Phiz. [2]

Condition report

Pickwick: General edgewear and scuffing to spine leather.

Foxing to frontis, title and other plates.

Nickleby: Boards worn.

Chips in spine leather affecting title patch.

Foxing to frontis and plates:

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


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