Title The Battle of Life. A Love Story.
Publisher Bradbury Evans, 1846 1st edition / 4th state
Seller ID 78338
Hardback, Sm. 8vo; (approx 6.5 x 4 ins.) Red cloth with gilt lettering and decorative scroll to spine, blind embossed decoration and gilt lettered vignette to front. All edges gilt. Yellow endpapers. In very good condition. Some fading to spine. Some minor rubbing and darkening to edges, neat inscription to endpaper “Ellen F. Lee, 1846.” Some minor darkening on titles. Publishers lower title on title page (cupid holing scroll). A couple of small minor spots to pages else a very clean and tight copy. 175pp. With decorative frontis and title pages by Maclise. Many B&W illustrations within text by Dalziel.
Dickens, Charles DICKENS, CHARLES:, The Battle of Life., christmas, A Love Story. , Bradbury & Evans. London., 1846 1st edition, leather, decorative, illustrated, maclise, dalziel,