London: Chapman & Hall, 1933. First Edition. Item #09023
Quarto (10 1/4" x 7 3/4"), xix, with 31 illustrations and facsimilies. Original green buckram, printed in gilt, with facsimile of Dickens' signature on front board; top edges gilt. Number 8 of 250 large paper copies, signed by both authors; Thomas Hatton's own copy, with his marginal pencil notes throughout. [Together with] Autograph Letter Signed, by Thomas Hatton, to J. P. Atkinson, dated May 17, 1933, one page, concerning Chuzzlewit plates. [Together with] Autograph Letter Signed by Thomas Hatton, to J. P. Atkinson, dated April 27, 1934, two pages, concerning ads in Bleak House and Nicholas Nickleby and the sales of the present bibliography. [Together with] two (2) autograph letters signed by George W. Davis, Antiquarian and General Book seller (one dated July 8, 1920, the other dated July 21, 1920, on his letterhead, 106 Charing Cross Road) to J. P. Atkinson, conce rning bibliographical matters of Dickens' parts. A handsome, near fine copy of the most popular bibliography of Dickens in parts.