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[DICKENS, CHARLES]. Sketches by Boz: Illustrative of Every-Day Life, and Every-Day People. The Second Series. London: John Macrone, 1837. Frontispiece, engraved title and 8 etched plates by George Cruikshank. 12mo, original rose-pink cloth, covers ruled in blind, spine ruled in blind with gilt-lettered black cloth spine label, spine repaired and faded; recased, some browning and staining to plates; brown morocco slipcase. FIRST EDITION, first issue with volume III printed on each plate, page 60 is not numbered, page 25 is numbered 52, page 32 is numbered 23, page 62 is numbered 46; 20pp. publisher's catalogue dated December 1836 inserted at rear. Smith 2.