ovancepbecheng.gq The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club includes Charles Dicken's preface in his preface to the edition, Dickens strenuously denied any specific input, writing that Mr Seymour never originated or suggested an incident, a phrase, or a word, to be found in the book. This is another paragraph Later Editions: Upon completion of serialization the works were issued as complete novels in one to three volumes with original, and in some instances, additional illustrations.
Starting in the older novels were reissued in what was called the Cheap Edition, these were published in weekly and monthly parts, and then as complete novels. Eventually all of Dickens' novels were reissued in the Cheap Edition. The concept of the Cheap Edition was similar to today's practice of reissuing hardback novels as more affordable paperbacks. In the Charles Dickens Edition was released. This edition featured new prefaces, written by Dickens, who also made minor corrections to the text.
Chapman and Hall produced the Peoples Edition in , these were inexpensive monthly installments of the novels aimed at travelers in the very popular bookstalls popping up in railway stations all over Britain. Dickens' works were also published in America, sometimes simultaneously with the British edition and often with little or no compensation to the author or his publishers due to the lack of an international copyright law. Dickens campaigned unsuccessfully for international copyright du.
More information about this seller Contact this seller 5. Published by Chapman and Hall, London. About this Item: Chapman and Hall, London. Large paper edition de luxe. Royal Octavo. Thirty volumes bound into sixty. Illustrated with restrikes of the original plates by Cruikshank, Stone, Phiz et al, as well as facsimiles of the front wrappers from some of the original part issues. Fine period binding of three-quarter blue morocco with raised bands, gilt floral devices in spine compartments, top edges gilt. Number of sets. Bookplate on front pastedowns of most volumes.
A couple of volumes are very slightly chipped at heads of spines, but overall a fine and handsome set. More information about this seller Contact this seller 6. Thick 8vos, beautifully bound by Bayntun in full burgundy morocco, highly ornate gilt-stamped covers and spines with raised bands several volumes have minor damage at spine ends, and several volumes have neat repairs to front joints ; uncut edges, marbled endpapers and doublures, top edge gilt. More information about this seller Contact this seller 7. Published by Chapman and Hall About this Item: Chapman and Hall, Condition: Collectible: Like New.
More information about this seller Contact this seller 8. The Gadshill edition with Forster's Life of Charles Dickens in matching bindings, together 36 volumes.
Octavo, bound in three quarters morocco over marbled boards by Zaehnsdorf for Charles Scribner's Sons, gilt titles and tooling to the spine, green morocco spine labels, top edge gilt. In near fine condition. More information about this seller Contact this seller 9. Published by London: Chapman and Hall.
About this Item: London: Chapman and Hall. Condition: Fine. A spectacular set, an Edition de Luxe, limited to copies of which this is number Simply but elegantly bound by Zaehnsdorf in half crushed morocco with gilt raised bands, gilt titles, pallets and all edges. Illustrated throughout with india paper engravings on card, some hand coloured. Some slight scuffing but with no weakening of boards or loss. A superb set of this grand work, the finest of all Chapman and Hall's editions. Seller Inventory ABE More information about this seller Contact this seller No Jacket. A little shelf wear and rubbing to green cloth hardcovers.
Otherwise these are tight, unmarked volumes. Illustrated with all tissue guards in place. This set is usually found only in the 40 volume National Edition which was limited to copies. Published - Photos available. Published by London: Chapman and Hall, n. About this Item: London: Chapman and Hall, n. Classic half calf binding with twin labels, gilt raised bands and fine gilt tooling to the panels. Beautifully illustrated throughout. Light foxing to prelims. This is a very fine and readable set of the works of England's great novelist. Complete in thirty-four volumes. Mid 20th century red half calf bindings by Bayntun of Bath, five raised bands with decoration and titles in gilt to the spines.
Top edge gilt. An attractive set, the bindings are all square and firm with a little rubbing and scuffing at the extremities and perhaps a hint of uniform fading to the spines. The contents are entirely complete and without loose or torn pages, with the occasional finger mark or foxing spot throughout. All volumes are complete with the illustrations as originally published in the first editions. A finely bound set of Dickens' works.
I Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers. Condition: Near Fine. Illustrated Edition. Frontispiece in each volume and many other illustrations throughout, after the original plates by Cruikshank, Browne Phiz , Tenniel, and others. Small ink stain to lower front corner of volume IX, also affecting the lower corner only of early leaves; interiors otherwise fine and bright. Spines evenly sunned, still a handsome set. Published by London: Chapman and Hall About this Item: London: Chapman and Hall, Condition: Good.
Twenty-one works 29 works if Other Stories after Edwin Drood and Christmas Stories are included separately in fifteen volumes, complete as published. Gilt decorated spine and boards, with inner gilt dentelles and marbled end papers, page edges gilt. In very good condition overall.
All the Year Round was a Victorian weekly literary magazine, founded and owned by Charles Dickens, published between and throughout the United Kingdom. EUR 1, Charles John Huffam Dickens , was arguably the best English novelist of the Victorian era, as well as being a vigorous social campaigner and was one of the greatest ever writers. Published by Chapman and Hall, London Dickens's biographer Claire Tomalin regards him as the greatest creator of character in English fiction after Shakespeare. Charles Dickens ' Oliver Twist. The second letter is from London, June 13, , to Edward Davis.
Condition Report Externally Spine good condition gilt titles, 5 raised gilt bands dividing 6 compartments, 4 of which have lavish gilt decorations, the outer tips of the spines are also gilt albeit worn in places, gently worn top and tail, minor fading and some marks to the spines. Joints good condition sound, gently rubbed. Corners good condition bumped and worn. Page edges good condition all gilt. See above and photos. Internally Hinges good condition sound, slightly strained gutter to the last page of The Uncommercial Traveller.
Paste downs good condition marbled with gilt dentelles to 3 sides. End papers good condition marbled, binder s stamp to the reverse of the front free end papers. Title good condition lightly tanned in all volumes.
Binding good condition sound, an attractive set of Dickens Works. Published by London: Chapman and Hall, nd [ About this Item: London: Chapman and Hall, nd [, Holandesa Piel. Condition: Bien. Medidados del S.
Published by London: Chapman and Hall, About this Item: London: Chapman and Hall, , The Illustrated Library Edition. Contemporary binding of half dark green morocco with gilt raised bands, gilt titles, and extra gilt decoration to spines, green cloth boards; marbled end papers and edges. With illustrations from the original works by Phiz, Browne, Cruikshank, etc. Bookplate and Dickens anniversary stamp pasted down to first free end paper of all volumes.
A remarkable set in an unusually bright, tight and highly decorative contemporary binding, just a touch rubbed to extremities. Podeschi [Gimbel] D Published by Chapman Hall About this Item: Chapman Hall, Thirty volumes. Bound in half-leather, red morocco leather cover-corners, marbled paper-backed boards, top edges gilt, marbled endpapers. Many plates with captioned tissue-guard and text illustrations. Facsimile of Dickens's signature in each volume. Introductions by the editor with etchings and engravings.
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Rough cut edges on pages. While overall very good condition, condition varies with each volume with some shelf wear and bumped corners. Spines show varying degrees of wear. Volumes 2, 11, and 18 have creasing on the spine. Volumes 23 and 25 have dark spots on the middle of the spine, and volume 30 has a light smudge on the front cover, front left. Current owner's father won collection in a poker game in the 's. Shipping will be extra. The Biographical Edition.
Complete in 19 volumes; 8vo. Sumptuous contemporary binding of red half morocco with raised bands, gilt titles and extra gilt to spines; marbled boards and end papers; top edges gilt. With illustrations by Phiz, Cruikshank, Stone, etc. A stunning set, binding sound, gilt bright, pages and edges bright white. A truly pristine set, unusual thus. Book Collector No. A thirty-two volume set of works by the famous Victorian writer, Charles Dickens.
This impressive set also includes a biography of the author by his close friend John Forster. A handsome set of the works of Charles Dickens. Includes a two volume set of biographical work on the life of Charles Dickens, by John Forster. John Forster was a biographer, who is known to have been a close friend of the author Charles Dickens. This biographical account is from the perspective of a man very close to Dickens himself.
Charles Dickens was an influential and important figure of the 19th century. Reaching the heights of fame after the success of his first publication 'The Pickwick Papers', Dickens' work has remained incredibly popular, cementing him as one of the greatest writers in the history of the English Literary canon.
Dickens was outspoken in his political views and campaigned for children's rights, educational and social reform, with these themes of poverty, education, and social mobility often are seen throughout his work. In the publisher's original cloth binding. Xmas '. Illustrated with 38 plates , David Copperfield 2vols. Illustrated with 39 plates , Barnaby Rudge 2vols. Illustrated with 39 plates , Martin Chuzzlewit 2vols. Illustrated with 39 plates , Pickwick Papers 2vols.
Illustrated with 42 plates Dombey and Sons 2vols. Illustrated with 39 plates , and Our Mutual Friend 2vols. Richard M. Henry G. Bohn, , vi. William M. Charles Dickens, The Christmas Books , vol. Michael Slater Harmondsworth: Penguin, , xxix. Sarah A. Robert L.
Ruth F. Patten, Charles Dickens and His Publishers , His The Kickleburys on the Rhine quickly sold out of its original run of 3, and went into a second edition almost immediately. Margaret Smith, ed. The Letters of Charlotte Bronte , vol.
Collins, Charles Dickens to Rev. Graham Storey Oxford: Clarendon, , Graham Storey and K. Fielding Oxford: Clarendon, , Andrew H. CrossRef Google Scholar. Titmarsh New York: Harper, , — Golby and A.