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    Charles Dickens. Master Humphrey's Clock - In Three Volumes. London: Chapman and Hall, 1840-41.

    First edition. Three large octavo volumes. iv, 306; vi, 228; vi, 426 pages. Illustrations by George Cattermole and Hablot Browne. Illustrated frontispieces.

    Original brown cloth with blind-and gilt-stamped decorations to spine and boards. Bindings are rubbed and worn, particularly at extremities. Boards and spines sunned. Dark one and one-half inch stain to front board of volume II. A couple of signatures hanging in by threads in volumes I and II. All bindings cocked. Volume III is from a different set, with no substantial differences from volumes I and II. Overall, a good set.


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