London: John Williams, 1840." /> [NICHOLAS NICKLEBY]. <I>Scenes from the Life of Nickleby Married. Containing certain remarkable Passages, strange Adventures, and extraordinary Occurrences, that befel the Nickleby Family in their further Career; being a sequel to the "Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby." Edited by "Guess" and illustrationed by "Quiz."</I> London: John Williams, 1840.|
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    The William E. Self Family Collection Part I The Kenyon Starling Library Of Charles Dickens

    2 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 64

    [NICHOLAS NICKLEBY]. Scenes from the Life of Nickleby Married. Containing certain remarkable Passages, strange Adventures, and extraordinary Occurrences, that befel the Nickleby Family in their further Career; being a sequel to the "Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby." Edited by "Guess" and illustrationed by "Quiz." London: John Williams, 1840.

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    [NICHOLAS NICKLEBY]. Scenes from the Life of Nickleby Married. Containing certain remarkable Passages, strange Adventures, and extraordinary Occurrences, that befel the Nickleby Family in their further Career; being a sequel to the "Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby." Edited by "Guess" and illustrationed by "Quiz." London: John Williams, 1840.

    8o (205 x 128 mm). 22 engraved plates (some light browning). 19th- century red morocco gilt (some rubbing to joints). Provenance: M.C. Lang (bookplate); Kenyon Starling.

    FIRST EDITION, presumably bound from the original parts. A continuation of Nicholas Nickleby written by the still unidentified "Guess." Dickens's novel was issued in 19/20 monthly parts from March 1838 to October 1839. This continuation was published in 22 weekly parts with 22 illustrations by "Quiz." Yale/Gimbel H222.


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