DICKENS, CHARLES. 1812-1870. FORSTER, JOHN. The Life of Charles Dickens.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1872-74.

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Lot 257
DICKENS, CHARLES. 1812-1870.
FORSTER, JOHN.
The Life of Charles Dickens. London: Chapman and Hall, 1872-74.

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DICKENS, CHARLES. 1812-1870.
FORSTER, JOHN. The Life of Charles Dickens. London: Chapman and Hall, 1872-74.
3 volumes in 9. 8vo (211 x 131 mm). Extra-illustrated. Full green morocco with Dickens portraits and signatures stamped in gilt to upper and lower covers, gilt lettering and leonine devices to spine, top edge gilt, gilt tooled doublures and dentelles, silk endpapers. Upper hinge of Volume I part II starting.

EXTRA ILLUSTRATED IN DELUXE BINDING. Grangerized with approximately 550 portraits, engravings, letters, signatures, and other material, including an Autograph Note Signed (July 4, 1867) and a Signed Check of Dickens, a signed check of Forster, and an Autograph Postcard Signed of Gladstone, among many others. A fine set.
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DICKENS, CHARLES. 1812-1870. FORSTER, JOHN. The Life of Charles Dickens.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1872-74.
DICKENS, CHARLES. 1812-1870. FORSTER, JOHN. The Life of Charles Dickens.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1872-74.
DICKENS, CHARLES. 1812-1870. FORSTER, JOHN. The Life of Charles Dickens.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1872-74.
DICKENS, CHARLES. 1812-1870. FORSTER, JOHN. The Life of Charles Dickens.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1872-74.
DICKENS, CHARLES. 1812-1870. FORSTER, JOHN. The Life of Charles Dickens.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1872-74.
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