4 December 2009
[DICKENS, Charles, his copy]. BIBLE, New Testament. The New Testament of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. Oxford: University Press, 1859.
12o (142 x 88 mm). Contemporary black hard-grained morocco, edges gilt, by Field (front cover detached, edges rubbed). Provenance: Charles Dickens (inscription; Gadshill Place sale label).
CHARLES DICKENS'S COPY OF THE NEW TESTAMENT, inscribed on the front flyleaf: "Charles Dickens, Gads Hill Place, 1860," and with the Gadshill Place, June 1870 sale label.
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