FIRST EDITION IN FINE FULL CALF
DICKENS, Charles ~ Memoirs of Joseph Grimaldi.
London: Richard Bentley, 1838
2 volume set, 7.5 inches tall. A most good looking set in a handsome full calf by Zaehnsdorf with raised bands, triple labels, gilt centre and corner tools, dentelles and all edges gilt. Small stain at the foot of volume 1 not effecting the endpaper or text block. With the portrait and 12 splendid engraved plates by George Cruikshank. With the bookplates of Oliver Henry Perkins. A lovely set of this memoir of the most celebrated English Clown.