CLEAN COPY IN EXCEPTIONAL FULL MOROCCO
DICKENS, Charles ~ The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club. (The Pickwick Papers).
London: Chapman and Hall, c.1860
Full morocco, 8.75 inches tall. A superbly bound Victorian full hard grain morocco with gilt raised bands and exceptionally fine dense gilt tooling to the panels and boards. Gilt dentelles and all edges. With 43 engraved plates by R. Seymour and "Phiz". Armorial bookplate. Slight fading of the spine which is still bright. A lovely example of one of Dickens's most celebrated tales.