THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB The Pickwick Papers

THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB The Pickwick Papers

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $3,000.00


True First Edition and rare First Printing. 43 engraved plates by Seymour, Buss, and Phiz including the frontispiece and vignette title, withthe Seymour plates from the first steels and the Phiz plates from early steels, all without titles or imprints. The two original Buss plates are also present. All edges marbled. Handsomely bound in fine antique original contemporary 3/4 calf leather binding, over marbled boards, spine with 5 gilt bands and a red gilt lettered morocco label. First issue points of D ickens first novel: p.260 line 29 reads "hodling" (1st issue) ; S Velleruncorrected on p342; p 400 line 21 reads "thisfriends" (1st issue) Complete as issued. All first issue typographical errors present: The two Buss plates present facing pages 69 and 74; Additional engraved title page with Tony Veller on signed board. Scans upon request to supplement pictures. ; 8vo; 609 pages

Title: THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB The Pickwick Papers

Author: Dickens, Charles

Categories: Other,

Edition: First English Edition; First Printing

Publisher: London, Chapman and Hall, 1837

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket; Pictures tell the story on condition which is about as good as one usually sees in Dickens first editions in contemporary bindings. Scans are available for specific requests upon inquiry.

Seller ID: 369