Item #312240 The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club. Charles Dickens.
The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club
The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club
The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club

Pickwick, Finely Bound

The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club.

London: Chapman and Hall, 1837.

First edition in book form with 'S. Veller' on page 342, line 5; 'this friends' for 'his friends' on page 400, line 21 and 'f' in 'of' perfect in the headline on page 432. Etched vignette title page, frontispiece, 41 plates by Robert Seymour, R. W. Buss, and H. K. Browne. WITHOUT the two Buss plates present (facing pages 69 and 74), otherwise all plates in early states with page numbers as called for but no titles or imprints, and the vignette title-page with the signboard reading "Veller" (corrected to "Weller" in later issues). 8vo. Pickwick, Finely Bound. Full crushed burgundy morocco, gilt, t.e.g., by Chas. J. Sawyer, Grafton St. Paper repair to title, light toning and foxing throughout Smith 3 (pp. 19-27); Eckel p. 117 ff; Sadleir 698. Item #312240

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