London, 26 Wellington Street, Strand, March 1883. Softcover. 1st edition. All the Year Round was a Victorian periodical, being a British weekly literary magazine founded and owned by Charles Dickens, published between 1859 and 1895 throughout the United Kingdom. Edited by Dickens, it was the direct successor to his previous publication Household Words, abandoned due to differences with his former publisher. It hosted the serialization of many prominent novels, including many of Dickens' own stories. After Dickens's death in 1870, it was owned and edited by his eldest son Charles Dickens, Jr. and produced weekly and monthly.
This copy is the March 1883 copy, containing the weekly serialisations from March 3rd, March 10th, March 17th, March 24th and March 31st (numbers 744-748) and includes the usual advertisements. It contains part of Anthony Trollope's serialization of Mrs Scarborough's Family amongst other items. Original paper wrappers. New series, vol 31, part 172, pp 193-312
Book condition: fair. Tear to spine and general wear. Interesting original copy. Collectable.