The Old Curiosity Shop

By: DICKENS, Charles

Price: $30.00

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Book Condition: Very Good+


A handsome reprint edition (in slipcase) of the novel by Charles Dickens (1812-1870) which was first published serially beginning in 1840. Per David Perdue, this novel ". . .tells the story of Nelly Trent and her grandfather as they wander the English countryside, north of London, trying to evade Daniel Quilp, probably Dickens' most evil villain." With 16 color illustrations, and black & white drawings at chapter heads by William Sharp, and with an introduction by John T. Winterich. Sandglass flyer not present. --- In darker grey variant cloth-covered boards w/maroon decorations on covers & spine, gilt title oval on spine, and publisher's maroon topstain. Maroon paper-covered slipcase. --- With prior owner's signature & a couple of spots of soiling to front paste-down, otherwise in excellent shape: tightly-bound, unmarked and bright. Slipcase has a split along one edge.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 552 pages

Title: The Old Curiosity Shop

Author Name: DICKENS, Charles

Categories: >>Classic Fiction, Literature, >>Illustrated Classics,

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press: [c.1950s-70s]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Stock No.: 82882