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    A Handsome
    Forty-Eight Volume Set

    Charles Dickens. The Works of Charles Dickens. New York: Dodd, Mead, and Company, 1891. Later edition of Dickens's complete works. Forty-eight octavo volumes. Illustrations by Marcus Stone, K. H. Oliver, and others. Near-contemporary half-leather over marbled boards. Top edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Light sunning on spines, a bit of discoloration on marbled boards, modest extremity wear, minor scattered foxing on edges as well as preliminary and terminal leaves. Small stain on top edge of Christmas Books & Stories, Volume II. Bookplates of "Arthur H. and Clara H. Fleming" on front paste-downs. Mutual Friend, Volume III has gathering containing pp. 51-62 starting to separate. Tale of Two Cities, Volume I and Great Expectations, Volume II has ink inscription to "Clara Fowler" on front flyleaf. Overall, a very good.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2016
    15th Thursday
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