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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 130

    DICKENS, Charles (1812-70). Oliver Twist; or, The Parish Boy's Progress. London: Chapman and Hall, 1841. 3 volumes, 8°. Wood-engraved frontispieces and plates (some mainly marginal spotting and staining, chiefly to the plates). Finely-bound in 19th-century green calf gilt, spines gilt in compartments with red and burgundy lettering-pieces, gilt edges (extremities lightly rubbed, a few scuff marks to covers). Third edition.

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    DICKENS, Charles (1812-70). Oliver Twist; or, The Parish Boy's Progress. London: Chapman and Hall, 1841. 3 volumes, 8°. Wood-engraved frontispieces and plates (some mainly marginal spotting and staining, chiefly to the plates). Finely-bound in 19th-century green calf gilt, spines gilt in compartments with red and burgundy lettering-pieces, gilt edges (extremities lightly rubbed, a few scuff marks to covers). Third edition.

    With 2 other novels in 5 volumes, Henry Kett's Emily, a Moral Tale (London, 1809, 2 vols., some dampstaining to corners in vol. I) and John Galt's The Entail: or the Lairds of Grippy (Edinburgh, 1823, 3 vols.), both bound in half calf. (8)


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