THE WORKS OF CHARLES DICKENS [60 VOLUMES]
New York: R. G. Newbegin Company, 1902. Edition Definitive, #a1. Large Octavos, 60 volumes; Fair to Good; Bound in contemporary red morocco, decorative gilt frames to boards surrounding a central tulip design in gilt with central green morocco onlay, green morocco tulip design doublures with red and purple morocco onlays, design and turn-ins tooled in gilt, green moiré silk free endpapers, marbled blanks following; all edges gilt.
Spines faded; the last 16 volumes have significant damage to the bindings, primarily the lower edge, and 5 other volumes have noticeable chipping or wear; volume 49 has had the lower edge repaired;.
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This edition was issued with the original frontispieces, engraved title pages and etchings by "Phiz" et al printed and mounted on india-proof paper, as well as each volume containing an original pen and ink watercolour frontispiece from the original art work by Kyd;