London: Richard Bentley, 1854.
First edition, with half-titles. viii, 297, ; [iv], 322; [iv], 332 pp. Lacking ads at rear of first and second volumes. 3 vols. 8vo. Bound in full polished tan calf, spine stamped in gilt, with red and green morocco spine labels, front board of first volume lightly scuffed; t.e..g., other edges trimmed; gilt dentelles, marbled endpapers, by Riviere; with original cloth covers bound in at rear of each volume; small private library label on recto of rear free endpaper in each volume; scattered minor edge wear; scattered soiling to text in third volume, circular stain on pp. 134-135 in same; in open ended cloth slipcase Parrish & Miller pp. 22-3; Sadleir 593; Wolff 1357. Item #320627
Collins' third novel which is dedicated to Charles Dickens and is "the most Dickensian of his novels" (ODNB).
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