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Author Name    Dickens, Charles.

Title   REPRINTED PIECES. (CONTAINS: THE BEGGING-LETTER WRITER; A CHILD'S DREAM OF A STAR; NOBODY'S STORY; THE DETECTIVE POLICE; A WALK IN A WORKHOUSE; PRINCE BULL - A FAIRY TALE; A CHRISTMAS TREE, OUT OF SEASON; LYING AWAKE; A MONUMENT OF FRENCH FOLLY; ET AL.)

Binding   Full-Leather

Book Condition   Very Good

Publisher   London Collins Clear-Type Press

Illustrator   A.H. Buckland.

Seller ID   30176

406 pp, 16mo (6 1/8" H). Thin burgundy leather over card covers/spine - gold lettering and decoration on spine, top edge gilt. Burgundy endpapers, sepiatone illustrations, including frontispiece, decorated title page. **No dustjacket or slipcase.** Contents: The Long Voyage; The Begging-Letter Writer; A Child's Dream of a Star; Our English Watering-Place; Our French Watering-Place; Bill-Sticking; "Births. Mrs. Meek, of a Son"; Lying Awake; The Poor Relation's Story; The Child's Story; The Schoolboy's Story; Nobody's Story; The Ghost of Art; Out of Town; Out of the Season; A Poor Man's Tale of a Patent; The Noble Savage; A Flight; The Detective Police; Three "Detective" Anecdotes; On Duty with Inspector Field; Down with the Tide; A Walk in a Workhouse; Prince Bull. A Fairy Tale; A Plated Article; Our Honourable Friend; Our School; Our Vestry; Our Bore; A Monument of French Folly; A Christmas Tree. Previous owner's name and Christmas date (1931) in ink on one preliminary page, very small corner crease on two preliminary pages, light edge wear - a bit more at corners of covers, light browning to edges of text block.

Price = 12.50 USD


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