Dombey and Son.
With illustrations by H. K. Browne.Bradbury and Evans, London , 1848 Stock Code: 111303
NotesFirst edition, first issue, uncorrected, bound from the monthly parts.
Octavo. Original green fine-diaper cloth, covers blocked in blind, spine with elaborate design in blind, titles to spine gilt, yellow endpapers.
With 40 engraved plates, including frontispiece and vignette title.
Ownership signature in ink to front pastedown, pencil to front free endpaper, bookplate to front pastedown. Spine faded to brown, minor wear to tips, split to foot of rear joint though still sound, odd spot of foxing to text, some spotting and oxidisation of plates. An excellent copy.
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