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Author: Dickens, Charles
Title: The Chimes: A Goblin Story
Place Published: London
Publisher:Chapman and Hall
Date Published: 1845
Description:


[12], 175, [1] pp. Half-title. Engraved frontispiece and additional title plus text illustrations. 16.5x10 cm, (6½x4") original red cloth, pictorially stamped in gilt, all edges gilt. First Edition, First State.



First state of the additional title, with "Chapman & Hall" printed within the cloud. Decorative bookplate of Richard Egerton. Provenance: Greg & Jeanine Newman.

Condition

Some wear and soiling to cloth, corners worn and lightly bumped, closed tear to cloth at heel of spine, leaning a bit, rear board slightly warped; hinges cracked; dampstaining to rear endpapers; good or better.

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Dickesn The Chimes 1st ed.

Estimate $300 - $500May 04, 2017
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