Lot 66: Author: Dickens, Charles. Title: The Personal History of David Copperfield. Place Published: London. Publisher: Bradbury & Evans. Date Published: 1850. Description: xiv, (2) , 624 pp. Illustrated with 40 plates designed and etched on steel by Hablot K. Browne (Phiz), including frontispiece and added title. (8vo) 21x13 cm (8 1/4x5 1/4") finely rebound by Bayntun in full brown calf, gilt ruled borders, facsimile gilt signature on front, spine gilt, gilt dentelles, all edges gilt. First Edition.With the added engraved title dated 1850, called by some a first issue point. Condition: Light wear to extremities; some foxing within; very good.
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