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Detailed Information for Seller's item number: TB22113
Little Dorrit
Author: Dickens, Charles
Publisher: Bradbury and Evans London 1857

First Edition, first issue in book form Very good- in elaborate full leather (calf) covered boards with gilt borders on the front and rear boards, five raised bands on the spine with red morocco, title labels with gilt text in two of the compartments with gilt tool work in the others. The end sheets are marbled with gilt inner dentelles which have offset to the edges of the first and last free end pages. The top edge of the text block is gilt. The binding is by Ramage of London as can be seen by that firm's gilt embossed line on the front paste down just above the dentelle. Although the hinges are strong the upper joint attaching the front board is very tender and is beginning to fail. The leather on the spine is somewhat tanned. There is a prior owner's book plate on the front paste down and the same owner's stamped name and address on the first free end page. Both boards are a slightly bowed. Illustrated with 40 engraved plates by H. K. Browne ("Phiz"). An octavo measuring 8 3/16" tall by 5 1/4" deep containing 625 pages of text. This is the first Issue of the publication identified by "Rigaud" rather than "Blandois" on pages 469, 470, 472, and 473 and with the signature mark "B2" on page 371. (Gimbel/Podeschi, A141; Smith, 91-93; Eckel, p83)Our code number = TB22113

Price: US$650.00. Quantity available: 1.
 Appr.: | AUD 689.29 CAD 698.92 EUR 481.48 GBP 382.35 JPY 65000 MXN 8125 ZAR 6842 

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Little Dorrit

Seller and Location:
   Town's End Books, ABAA, ILAB
132 Hemlock Drive
Deep River, Connecticut
06417 United States
Phone: (860) 526-3896, Fax: (860) 526-3947
Website: http://www.townsendbooks.com
Email: john@townsendbooks.com

Seller's item number:
TB22113

Seller's Terms of Sale:
We protect the dust jackets for all of our books in Demco book jacket protectors. All books are bubble wrapped and boxed for safe shipment.Shipping charges For Priority delivery within the US are $7.00 for the first book in an order and $3.50 for any additional books. Book Rate (Media Mail) shipments are $3.00 for the first book and $2.00 for each subsequent book in an order.For deliveries to Canada or overseas please contact us. Payment is to be made in advance of shipment. We accept cash, personal checks, money orders, Visa, Master Card, Discover and American Express.Return Policy We sell all of our books on an "approval basis" such that if you receive a book from us and you are not satisfied with it, or believe it is not as we described it, you may return it to us for a full refund. We do ask however that you call us first before returning it so that we can provide you with some suggestions for returning the book to us.

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