Hardback set of twenty volumes of the works of Charles Dickens. Special authorised edition prepared for subscribers and published by Cassell and Co circa 1900. Brown boards with gilt lettering and gilt embossing to the spines. In a fair condition. Scuffing and marking to covers. Age spotting to some pages. Bindings beginning to break on three volumes. Pages clean. With illustrations by various artists including Pfiz, Cattermole, Dalziel, Green, Cruickshank.
Titles : Oliver Twist, Nicholas Nickleby, The Pickwick Papers, Barnaby Rudge, The Old Curiosity Shop, American notes/Pictures from Italy, Martin Chuzzlewit, Christmas books/Hard Times, Dombey and son, David Copperfield, Bleak house, Little Dorrit, Christmas Stories, A Tale of Two Cities, Our Mutual Friend, Sketches by Boz, Edwin Drood/Reprinted Pieces, Collected Papers, Forsters life of Charles Dickens, Miscellaneous Papers.
Volume 15 (Great Expectations) is missing but there is the additional volume Miscellaneous Papers.
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