2 April 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 750
Estimate USD 400 - USD 600
DICKENS, Charles. Hunted Down: A Story. London: John Camden Hotten, .
Small 8o (161 x 104 mm). Half-title, 2-page publisher's advertisement at front and 17 pages at end. Vignette on title. Original green printed wrappers (slight wear along joints and a few small losses along spine); quarter morocco folding case. Provenance: Kenyon Starling (bookplate).
FIRST ENGLISH EDITION, preceded by the American edition of 1861. Eckel, p.198.
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
Our inaugural auction dedicated to artefacts of geopolitical change offers insights into events such as the Russian Revolution ..
Books and Manuscripts specialist Sven Becker advises on a richly rewarding and ever-evolving collectors’ market
Alastair Smart traces the extraordinary life and work of perhaps the finest printmaker in the history of art