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    In Forty-Eight Volumes

    Charles Dickens. The Works of Charles Dickens. Boston: Dana Estes & Company, [n.d.].

    New Century Edition. Limited to 1,000 numbered sets, of which this is number 396. Forty-eight octavo volumes. Profusely illustrated.

    Publisher's yellow linen boards with paper labels on spines, lettered in black and red. Top edges gilt. Deckled edges. Minor shelf wear to most volumes, with scattered rubbing and abrading of the title plates. Some soiling and some bumped corners to some volumes. Volume 48 has noticeable rubbing to the boards. Overall, very good condition. An absolutely wonderful later collection of Dickens' works in a handsome, uniform set.

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    February, 2010
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