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Hardback, Small 8vo. 7 x 5 inches ( 12 cm x 18 cm). Diced blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine, blind embossed decorations to boards. Pale yellow endpapers. In very good condition. Bottom corners bumped and small nick to top front corner. Small nicks to corners on ends of spine. Some darkening to cloth with a couple of small soiled spots. Endpapers clean, some slight tanning to inside pages, no penned inscriptions. Some very minor handling marks else pages very clean and tight. Overall, a handsome copy of the first edition. Scarce in the original cloth. 270 pp./ advertisement 2 pp. Vignette on title-page and three vignettes in the text by Samuel Palmer. 2 pages of advertisement before the half-title page. FIRST EDITION. There IS a Comma after “Wood” on title-page. With Gothic lettering on p. 1 title: "The Reader's Passport" and with ads for Mr. Dickens's Works on pp. 271 and 272. The Cricket on the Hearth is advertised at "Twentieth Edition. In Foolscap 8vo, price 5s." in last line on p. 271.
Title: Pictures from Italy. With Illustrations on Wood by Samuel Palmer.
Categories: Dickens, Charles,
Publisher: London, Bradbury & Evans, 1846 1st edition:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 81747
Keywords: Dickens, Charles DICKENS, CHARLES: Pictures from Italy, With Illustrations on Wood by Samuel Palmer, Bradbury & Evans, 1846 1st edition, rare 1st edition, scarce