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DICKENS, Charles.

A Tale of Two Cities....

With illustrations by H. K. Browne.

Availability: In stock

Published: London Chapman & Hall, 1859

Stock Code: 130539

£1,800
OR On display in 100 Fulham Road

Notes

First edition in book-form, second issue, without the signature "b" on the list of plates and with page 213 correctly numbered. Dickens's great historical romance, set during the French Revolution, remains one of his best known and most widely read works. The novel was originally serialized in the weekly journal All the Year Round, from 30 April to 26 November 1859, and was also published in eight monthly parts between June and December 1859. It was first published in book-form on 21 November 1859.

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Description

Octavo (216 x 135 mm). Recent red half morocco, dark red morocco label, marbled sides and edges.

Illustrations

Engraved frontispiece, vignette title and 14 plates by H. K. Browne.

Condition

An excellent copy, contents clean, a couple of minor blemishes to plates but far less pronounced than usual.

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