PICTURES FROM DICKENS WITH READINGS

(London & New York: Ernest Nister and E. P. Dutton, [1895]).

A LOVELY COLLECTION OF DICKEN'S WRITINGS WITH ACCOMPANING ARTWORK BY MAJOR ILLUSTRATORS. These charming Victorian colourplates bring to life such beloved characters as Little Nell, Chuzzlewit, Pecksniff, Mr. Pickwick and others. Item #29644

First edition. With illustrations by H. M. Paget, Fred Barnard, Harold Copping, John H. Baco, Victor Venner, and G. H. Thompson. These being 12 full-page colourplates and numerous illustrations throughout the text. Small 4to, original green cloth, pictorially decorated and lettered on the upper cover in black, green and gilt, red edges. 96pp. A pleasant copy of this charming book, the cloth is age mellowed but attractive, the pages just a bit mellowed, one gathering loose, but otherwise a tight and well-preserved copy.

Price: $75.00