Lot 90: DICKENS, CHARLES A Tale of Two Cities. London: Chapman & Hall, 1859. First book edition, first issue with p. 213 mispaginat...
January 11, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
A Tale of Two Cities. London: Chapman & Hall, 1859. First book edition, first issue with p. 213 mispaginated 113, the signature mark "b" at the foot of the plate list, the misspelling "affetcionately" on line 12, p. 134. Full tan morocco gilt by Tout. Plates Phiz, without ads. Some spotting but a very clean copy, repair at tip of spine; Together with a first edition of Hard Times, 1854, in modern three-quarters morocco gilt.
C The Nelson Doubleday, Jr. Collection
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