Charles Dickens, the Story of His Life
Taverner, Henry Thomas
London: John Camden Hotten, 1870.
A First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good. Item #000692
True First Edition, preceeding the American. Modern full tooled red leather , gilt ruled boards with floral corner pieces, gilt turn ins, raised bands with gilt lettering and elaborately decorated spine compartments. Original green cloth spine affixed to front pastedown, and errata slip to half title page. Light toning to textblock edges, slight shelfwear to corners, very good or better.