Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870) The Life & Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit, First Edition
Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870) The Life & Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit, First Edition. Published in 1844 by Chapman and Hall of London with illustrations by Phiz. Hardback bound with green leather to the spine and corners, the panelled spine with gilt ruled raised bands, floral motifs and gilt title letters to a maroon compartment. Also included is a copy of The Posthumous Papers of The Pickwick Club in two combined volumes, published by Bernhard Tauchnitz, Leipzig, 1842 with a portrait of the author Charles Dickens on the frontis with tissue paper. (2 items) Martin Chuzzlewit: 8.7 in (22.2 cm) height, 5.7 in (14.5 cm) width. The Pickwick Papers: 6.4 in (16.3 cm) height, 4.7 in (12 cm) width.
Auction Date: December 2013