Category: Modern First Editions

THE ADVENTURES OF OLIVER TWIST Stock code: 13752

Description:

Reprint of the first edition with the illustrations, and an introduction biographical and bibliographical by Charles Dickens The Younger. Prize binding by Bickers of full red polished calf, with five raised bands, gilt decorated compartments and titles in gilt to the spine. Gilt borders to the panels and decorative gilt tooling to the extreme edge. Marbled page edges and endpapers. Blind stamped inner dentelles. A very good copy indeed, the binding square and firm with some fading to the spine and light rubbing at the extremities. The contents have a prize bookplate to the front pastedown and a little spotting to the blank endpaper otherwise they are clean and bright throughout. A handsome copy.

Price:

£125.00