[Charles Dickens]. Frederick G. Kitton. Charles Dickens by Pen and Pencil. And A Supplement ... [and:] Additional Illustrations to Charles Dickens by Pen and Pencil and to the Supplement. London: Frank T. Sabin ... [and] John F. Dexter, [1889]-1890, 1891.

    First editions. Eighteen parts in two folio volumes (14.125 x 10.625 inches; 360 x 270 mm.). Series title-page (with "First Volume" printed below mounted illustration), general title-page, and Additional Illustrations title page bound at the beginning of volume I; second series title-page (with "First Volume" printed below mounted illustration) bound in volume II. With wrappers for the first eight parts bound at the end of volume I; and wrapper for parts IX through XV and I through V of the supplement bound at the end of volume II. Numerous engraved plates, portraits, facsimiles, and text illustrations. Tissue guards with letterpress printed captions.

    Near contemporary half crimson morocco over red cloth boards, spines lettered and ruled in gilt in compartments, four raised bands, edges very lightly sprinkled red. A very few instances of light spotting or smudges to margins. Overall a near-fine copy, very bright and fresh.

    A lovely copy of this landmark work of Dickensia. Originally issued in thirteen monthly parts during 1889-1890, the five-part supplement was issued in 1890, with the Additional Illustrations appearing the following year. From the H. Barry Morris Collection.

    Gimbel H279.

    View all of [The H. Barry Morris Collection of Charles Dickens' First Editions ]

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Books & Catalogs (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2008
    3rd-4th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,459

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 June 10 - 11 Luxury Accessories Signature Auction - Chicago.

    Learn about consigning with us

    The pre and post sales experience was wonderful and flawless. Heritage has the best in-house operation I have ever seen and their people are not only professional but fun to work with, especially Steve C.

    As for Heritage's online system… Yes the interface is more complex than what we are used to with SAN but what is behind that interface is amazing for sellers and buyers alike. It is real time and for a real serious auction buyer there is nothing better in the auction industry, bar none.
    Ron Cipolla,
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 December 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2017 December 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,735,590