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    First and Second Series, Uniformly Bound

    Charles Dickens. Sketches by "Boz," Illustrative of Every-Day Life, and Every-Day People. In Two Volumes. Illustrations by George Cruikshank. London: John Macrone, [February] 1836. First edition, first issue. Two twelvemo volumes. viii, 348 pages; [iv], 342 pages. Sixteen inserted plates. [and:] Sketches by Boz: Illustrative of Every-Day Life, and Every-Day People. The Second Series. Complete in One Volume. London: John Macrone, 1837 [i.e., 17 December 1836]. First edition. Twelvemo. [x]([vi-vii] mispaginated ii-iii and [x] mispaginated viii), 377, [378, blank], [20, publisher's catalog dated December 1836. Ten inserted plates, and with two later plates from the second edition laid in. List of Illustrations appears after Contents. Uniformly bound in full green calf, with morocco spine labels lettered in gilt, decorative gilt floral pieces to the spine and corners. Marbled endpapers. Top edges gilt. Spines expertly rebacked. Minor occasional foxing to text. Very good condition.

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