27: Charles Dickens' Bleak House First Edition 1853
Title: Bleak House
Author: Dickens, Charles
Description: xvi, 624 pp. Illustrated with 40 plates by H.K. Browne ("Phiz"), including the frontispiece and additional title-page. Includes the 10 "dark plates." 20.7x13.5 cm. (8¼x5¼"), later polished tan calf, triple gilt-ruled borders, author's signature in gilt facsimile on front cover, spine gilt, leather labels, gilt dentelles, all edges gilt. Bound by Bayntun. First Edition, bound from the original parts.Hatton & Cleaver p.275; Smith I, 10.
Heading: Place Published: London
Publisher: Bradbury and Evans
Date Published: 1853
A touch of wear to extremities; faint staining to plates; foxing; very good.