The Cricket on the Hearth. A Fairy Tale of Home.
DICKENS Charles (1846.)
£750.00 [First Edition]
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First edition. 8vo. Original red cloth pictorially decorated in gilt. London, Bradbury & Evans.
This copy has the ad leaf in the second and usual state, with "No. I. of" on a line by itself. A handsome unworn copy, with a few tiny ink stains on the front cover, and a large and ungainly bookplate, the offence of which is doubled by matching glue residue on the lower paste-down suggesting that it had originally been placed there. Podeschi A92. In a marbled paper and red morocco folding case.
Stock Code: 130321