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DICKENS, Charles 1812-1870. Writer
DICKENS, Charles (1812-1870). WriterEnquire
Autograph Letter Signed (“Charles Dickens”) to J.C. Parkinson [Joseph Charles Parkinson, a contributor to All the Year Round], a glowing letter of recommendation for Parkinson who hoped to be appointed Commissioner of Inland Revenue.
3 pages 8vo, Gad’s Hill Place, Christmas Day, 1868.
Sketches by Boz: Illustrative of Every-Day Life, and Every-Day People. The Second Series. Complete in One Volume.`Enquire
With the ten engraved plates by Cruikshank. First edition. Large 12mo., complete with the final catalogue of Macrone's publications dated December 1836, skilfully recased in the original red-pink cloth, the spine with the black pigmented lettering panels but faded, central wreath designs to sides, very tip of the top fore corner of front cover restored. London, John Macrone. 1837 [i.e. 1836].
DICKENS Charles. editor (1841)
The Pic Nic Papers. By various handsEnquire
Engraved plates by George Cruikshank, Phiz, and Hamerton, First edition, second issue, 8vo., original green ribbed cloth, blocked in gilt and blind, uncut, 8 page publisher's catalogue in volume 2, 4 page publisher's catalogue in volume 3, London, Henry Colburn.
DICKENS Charles (1937-38)
[WORKS] The Nonesuch Dickens edited by Arthur Waugh, Hugh Walpole, Thomas Hatton and Walter Dexter, with the original illustrations etc. (Retrospectus and Prospectus)Enquire
25 volumes, including the original plate, a pull from the plate and an authenticating letter. 8vo. (25.4cm). Original buckram bindings of various colours, black morocco lettering pieces, top edges gilt, the 'Retrospectus' bound in blue cloth. London: The Nonesuch Press,