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