London: Bradbury and Evans, 1849. F/no DJs Crown Octavos in blind stamped blue cloth with gilt text on faded spine. Significant shelfwear; [vol. 1]: boards attached only at front joint which is split and exposed; shaken; bumped and frayed at corners, along edges and at head and tail of spine; [vol. 2]: shaken; joints split; bumped and frayed at corners, along edges and at head and tail of spine. Both textblocks are quite acidic, foxing present especially on illustrated plates, loose signature in volume 2. Interiors clean, as-is. Shelved upstairs at Rockville location, below Cecil & Comstock location.
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London: Chapman and Hall, 1843. First Edition. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG; bound in full green leather by Bradstreet, paneled spines with elaborate gilt tooling, gilt borders, gilt turn-ins elaborately framing the marbled endpapers; signed in gilt on front pastedowns; top edge of text block gilt; front board of volume 1 threatening to separate; Thackeray used his real name for the first time in his dedication to Charles Lever in this title; with 38 engravings by Thackery; shelved case 9.
London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1876. First Edition. Quarto; Fair/no-DJ; black 1/4 leather spine with gilt text; gilt rule framing spine binding; boards have noticeable soiling smudges to exterior; heavy chipping to spine; small chips to exterior edges; sturdy boards; red decorative border to front; text block shows slight age toning to exterior fore and tail edges; top edge gilt; some light foxing to few first and last pages; frontispiece with tissue guard; illustrated;.