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    [Charles Dickens]. Sketches of Young Couples & Young Gentlemen. London: Chapman and Hall, [n.d.]. First collected edition. Publisher's red cloth. Good.

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    Sketches of Young Couples & Young Gentlemen. By "Boz." And of Young Ladies. By "Quiz." With Illustrations by "Phiz." London: Chapman and Hall, [n.d., circa 1843].

     

    First collected edition. Twelvemo. 238 pages.

     

    Publisher's red cloth with gilt titles and black decorative rules and flourish. Moderate shelf wear. Bumped corners. Light toning to the textblock edges. Previous owner's inventory sticker affixed to the front pastedown. Binding cracked at the title page and at page 128. Good condition.

     

    "The Sketches of Young Ladies" was written by Edward Caswall ("Quiz"); the other two were written by Dickens.

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