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Item Details

Collector's Auction

September 24, 2009 – September 25, 2009

Lot #783
Temp #31
DepartmentBooks
Sold For $500.00   (hammer price)
 $575.00   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated September 26, 2009

Description

(LITERATURE) Dickens, Charles. The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby. London. 1839. Two vols. O. Full gilt red morocco. Five-spine bands with gilt author, title and date. Gilt line on cover. The book consists of the original parts of which the title pages and advs. are bound in at the rear of each vol. The title pages present include 1, 3, 6, 7, 8, 9, and 11 through 20. Twenty issues in 19 parts.
Ex Collection: George I. Purvis.

Condition

Plates have some toning. Covers are slightly bowed on both volumes. Hinges are tight.

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