Nicholas Nickleby Charles Dickens 1839 1. First Edition, 624 numbered pages. With portrait frontispiece of Dickens and thirty-nine plates by Phiz and Maclise.Has the textual points listed by Smith including'latter' for letter' on p. 160; and'sister' instead of'visitor' on p.
With the frontispiece and first four plates showing the publisher's imprint, as required for the first state has a tiny tear in the 4. No other rips or tears. The book pages have some foxing but does NOT contain the usual heavy foxing and where there is some browning it tends to be on the verso of the plates and sporadically to the margins of the plates. This example is beautifully bound. Has a firm binding with NO hinge weakness and no loose leaves present.It's an attractive and polished binding that would sit handsomely on any bookshelf. For a book that was printed 182 years ago, it's in fantastic condition. This book is only going to go up in value. Please see my other books for sale. The item "Nicholas Nickleby Charles Dickens 1st True First Edition 1839 very rare book" is in sale since Sunday, July 11, 2021. This item is in the category "Books, Comics & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectable". The seller is "bohoandchic" and is located in Birmingham.
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