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    Charles Dickens. The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby. London: Chapman and Hall, 1839. First edition, early issue. [and:] Little Dorrit. London: Bradbury & Evans, 1857. First edition, first state.

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    Charles Dickens. Two Charles Dickens First Editions, including: The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby. London: Chapman and Hall, 1839. First edition, early issue. Octavo. 624 pages. With 39 plates illustrated by "Phiz." Contemporary half-calf and marbled boards. Title stamped in gilt on a morocco label mounted to the spine. Marbled edges. Spine faded slightly, edges of boards a bit shelf worn. Some toning and scattered foxing to the contents, else a sound copy in very good condition. [and:] Little Dorrit. London: Bradbury & Evans, 1857. First edition, first state. Octavo. 625 pages. With 39 plates, including frontispiece by H. K. Browne. Half-calf and marbled boards with titles and decoration stamped in gilt on the spine. Front board loosely attached; boards scuffed and spine worn and slightly dark. Toning and foxing to the endpapers, otherwise internally clean and in very good condition.



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    April, 2012
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