Category: Literature

DEALINGS WITH THE FIRM DOMBEY AND SON, Wholesale, Retail and for Exportation. Stock code: 13197


London: Bradbury and Evans. 1848


First edition, first printing. Bound from the original parts in two volumes. 40 plates including the engraved frontispiece and engraved title page (in the first state) by Phiz. Eight line errata leaf. Contemporary half calf with raised bands to the spine, gilt decorated compartments and titles on red morocco labels. Marbled boards. The contents are generally clean throughout with unobtrusive spotting to the margins of some plates. All 40 illustrations are present as called for. Small neat previous owner's bookplate to the front pastedown of each volume. The bindings remain firm with some rubbed and scuffing to the extremities. An attractive example.




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