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Oliver Twist

"PLEASE, SIR, I WANT SOME MORE"

DICKENS, Charles. Oliver Twist. London, 1838. Three volumes.

First edition, with the first-issue "Boz" title pages and second-issue "Church" plate. This copy from the collection of Dickens' good friend Lord Denman, with his engraved armorial bookplates in each volume, in contemporary calf. $15,000.

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Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit

“THE BEST OF MY STORIES”

DICKENS, Charles. The Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit. London, January, 1843-July, 1844. Twenty parts in nineteen.

First edition in original parts of Dickens' picaresque novel of "farce, melodrama, and social criticism," with 40 full-page etchings by Hablôt Knight Browne ("Phiz"). An excellent copy in the scarce and desirable original parts—complete with all advertisements—handsomely boxed by Sangorski & Sutcliffe. $8500.

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Memoirs of Joseph Grimaldi

FIRST ISSUE OF DICKENS' JOSEPH GRIMALDI, SUPERBLY BOUND WITH MOROCCO INLAYS, WITH 12 CRUIKSHANK PLATES AND EXTRA-ILLUSTRATED WITH 37 ADDITIONAL HAND-COLORED PLATES

(DICKENS, Charles). Memoirs of Joseph Grimaldi. London, 1838. Two volumes.

First edition, first issue, beautifully bound by Bayntun in the Kelliegram style with pictorial multi-colored morocco inlays on the front covers, with hand-colored frontispiece portrait and the 12 original Cruikshank plates, and extra-illustrated with 50 additional plates by Cruikshank, Phiz, Heath and others (37 hand-colored and six folding). $6700.

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Our Mutual Friend

"TORTURE IN LOVE, AND DESPAIR, AND MADNESS"

DICKENS, Charles. Our Mutual Friend. London, May 1864 to November 1865. Twenty parts in nineteen.

First edition in original parts of this Dickens favorite. A very nice copy in original wrappers, complete with all advertisements, handsomely boxed by Sangorski & Sutcliffe. $6200.

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Dombey and Son

“HUMAN LIFE TOUCHED BY MAJESTY AND PURPOSE”

DICKENS, Charles. Dombey and Son. London, 1846-48. Twenty parts in nineteen.

First edition, first issue in scarce original parts of Dickens' novel of "Pride," with 40 etchings by Hablôt Knight Browne ("Phiz"), including the famous first "dark plate." An excellent copy in the original parts, with all of the advertisements called for. $5500.

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Master Humphrey's Clock

“A CONCORD OF AFFECTION AND BROTHERHOOD”

DICKENS, Charles. Master Humphrey's Clock. London, 1840-41. Three volumes.

First edition in book form, with frontispieces and almost 200 in-text illustrations by George Cattermole and Hablot Knight Browne ("Phiz"). Includes The Old Curiosity Shop and Barnaby Rudge. $2500.

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Christmas Carol

A CHRISTMAS CAROL, BEAUTIFULLY BOUND BY RIVIERE WITH INLAID MOROCCO VIGNETTE

DICKENS, Charles. A Christmas Carol. London; New York, circa 1920.

Lovely illustrated edition of Dickens' timeless Christmas classic, beautifully bound by Riviere & Son in the Kelliegram style with a multi-color inlaid morocco design on the front cover depicting Mr. and Mrs. Fezziwig, with 18 illustrations by Charles E. Brock, eight printed in color. $2200.

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Mystery of Edwin Drood

DICKENS, Charles. Mystery of Edwin Drood. London, 1870. Six parts (all published).

First edition in original parts of Dickens' last book, a tantalizingly incomplete murder mystery, illustrated with 14 engraved plates after designs by Luke Fildes and with the wrapper of Part VI in the earliest state. $2200.

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Life of Charles Dickens

SUPERB ILLUSTRATED FIRST EDITION OF FORSTER'S LIFE OF DICKENS

(DICKENS, Charles) FORSTER, John. The Life of Charles Dickens. London, 1872-74. Three volumes.

First edition of Forster's Life of Dickens with 17 full-page engravings of the artist and his surroundings. Very handsomely bound in full morocco-gilt, with original cloth covers and spines bound in at the rear of each volume. $2000.

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Chimes

FIRST EDITION OF DICKENS' THE CHIMES, IN ORIGINAL CLOTH

DICKENS, Charles. The Chimes. London, 1845.

First edition, second state, of Dickens' second Christmas book about the importance of hope and redemption, with 13 engraved illustrations by Leech, Maclise, Stanfield and Doyle, in lovely original cloth-gilt. $1100.

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