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  • The William E. Self Library, I auction at Christies

    Sale 2153

    The William E. Self Library, Important English and American Literature

    4 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 63

    DICKENS, Charles. Master Humphrey's Clock. By "Boz." London: Chapman and Hall, April 1840 - November 1841.

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    DICKENS, Charles. Master Humphrey's Clock. By "Boz." London: Chapman and Hall, April 1840 - November 1841.

    20 monthly parts, 8o (268 x 177 mm). Preliminaries for three volume issue bound with parts 6, 12 and 20. Three frontispieces and numerous wood-engravings in the text by George Cattermole and Hablot K. Browne ["Phiz"]. (Some occasional browning and pale staining.) Original green pictorial printed paper wrappers (some repairs, some chipping to edges, a few pale stains); quarter morocco folding box.

    FIRST EDITION IN MONTHLY PARTS, bound from the weekly numbers and trimmed. Advertisements correspond to Hatton & Cleaver (except part 1 which lacks two advertisements). Hatton & Cleaver, pp. 163-182.


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