return to authors search >

HABLOT KNIGHT BROWNE

Found 8 books(s). Showing results 1 thru 8.
  • sort by
Click to View Full Book Details

“WHETHER I SHALL TURN OUT TO BE THE HERO OF MY OWN LIFE….”

DICKENS, Charles. The Personal History of David Copperfield. London, May 1849 to November 1850. Twenty parts in nineteen.

Scarce first edition in the original parts of Dickens' "largely autobiographic" masterpiece, with additional vignette title page, frontispiece and 38 etched plates by Hablot Knight Browne ("Phiz"). $13,800.

Read More
Click to View Full Book Details

“HUMAN LIFE… SOMEHOW LARGER AND BRIGHTER THAN THE REALITY”

DICKENS, Charles. The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby. London, 1838-1839. Twenty parts in nineteen.

First edition, mixed issue, in original parts of one of Dickens’ most popular works, illustrated with 39 engraved plates by Hablot K. Browne (“Phiz”). $5500.

Read More
Click to View Full Book Details

FOLIO FIRST EDITION OF THOMSON’S LIFE AND WORKS OF “PHIZ”

THOMSON, David Croal. Life and Labour of Hablot Knight Browne 'Phiz'. London, 1884.

Limited first folio edition, number 135 of only 200 copies, of this critical biography of “Phiz,” the first assessment of Browne’s “achievements in Art,” with 130 lithographs, etchings, and mounted in-text illustrations, handsomely bound. $1250.

Read More
Click to View Full Book Details

SURTEES’ HAWBUCK GRANGE, ILLUSTRATED BY “PHIZ,” HANDSOMELY BOUND

(BROWNE, Hablôt Knight) [SURTEES, Robert Smith]. Hawbuck Grange. London, 1899.

Re-issue of the first edition of this rollicking chronicle of a “gentleman” farmer, printed from the original plates, humorously illustrated with eight full-page hand-colored etchings by Hablôt Browne (”Phiz”) and 13 full-page line cuts by W.T. Maud, handsomely bound by Bayntun of Bath. $450.

Read More