Master Humphrey's Clock In the 88 Weekly Parts), Comprising "The Old Curiosity Shop" and "Barnaby Rudge." Charles Dickens.
Master Humphrey's Clock In the 88 Weekly Parts), Comprising "The Old Curiosity Shop" and "Barnaby Rudge."

Master Humphrey's Clock In the 88 Weekly Parts), Comprising "The Old Curiosity Shop" and "Barnaby Rudge."

London (1840-41, i. e. 4 Apr. 1840 - 2 Nov. 1841): Chapman & Hall. First Edition. Original Wraps. Quarto. Item #09103

First issue, large octavo in sixes; the 88 weekly parts; [i-viii],[1]2-306; [i-v]vi, [1]2-306; [i-v]vi, [1]2-426. Original printed wrappers by Cattermole, 2 frontispieces, 130 woodcuts and 25 initials by Browne; 1 frontispiece and 38 woodcuts by Cattermole; 1 woodcut each by S. Williams and Maclise. A very handsome set, now scarce on the market. All wrappers are correct; a near fine set, internally clean and bright, with no markings of any kind. Light soiling to front wrap of part 1 and the rear wrap of part 88. Comprises first editions of "The Old Curiosity Shop" and "Barnaby Rudge." Housed in two handsome, turn-of-the-century slipcases, with chemises. Overall, an outstanding set, in collectible condition.

Price: $4,500.00

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