American Notes for General Circulation [bound together with] Sketches By Boz. Illustrative of Every-day Life and Every-day People.
London: Chapman and Hall...1850. Two vols. in one, 8vo., xiii, 175, [1 imprint], [1 ads]; xiv, 303 pp., with engraved frontis to each volume. Contemporary half dark-purple calf, marbled boards, backstrip with gilt-tooled raised bands, and red label strip with title in gilt, all edges marbled. Some minor shelf wear to boards, occasional foxing to outer margins, otherwise a very good bright copy. First cheap edition, with frontispieces by George Cruikshank and C. Stanfield. Dickens wrote a new preface for these editions. Podeschi D5.
(Item Id: 108376)