1838 1st ed Charles Dickens Oliver Twist Cruikshank Illustrated 3v English Lit

DICKENS, Charles

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“There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.”

― Charles Dickens, Oliver Twist

 

A rare early printing of Charles Dickens’ famous novel ‘Oliver Twist’. This, Dickens’ second novel, tells the story of an orphan, his escape from the orphanage, and his involvement in gang crimes. This three volume, 1838 edition is illustrated with 24 charming illustrations by the famous George Cruikshank.

 

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1838 1st ed Charles Dickens Oliver Twist Cruikshank Illustrated 3v English Lit

 

“There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.”

― Charles Dickens, Oliver Twist

 

A rare early printing of Charles Dickens’ famous novel ‘Oliver Twist’. This, Dickens’ second novel, tells the story of an orphan, his escape from the orphanage, and his involvement in gang crimes. This three volume, 1838 edition is illustrated with 24 charming illustrations by the famous George Cruikshank.

 

See below for notes on edition points.

 

Item number: #6489

Price: $1500

 

DICKENS, Charles

 

Oliver Twist

 

London : Richard Bentley, 1838. 1st edition, early printing

 

Details:

  • Collation: Complete with all pages
    • 3 volumes
    • Vol 1 – 331, [3]
    • Vol 2 – 307
    • Vol 3 – 315
    • Illustrated with 24 engravings by George Cruikshank
  • References: Smith I, 4; Eckel, 59-61; Gimbel A 27;
    • Edition notes:
      • title page states “by Charles Dickens” rather than “by ‘Boz’”
      • title shorted to ‘Oliver Twist’ from ‘Oliver Twist; or a the Parish Boy’s Progress’.
      • volume 3 does not include the ‘fireside’ engraving –
    • Language: English
    • Binding: Cloth; tight and secure
    • Size: ~8in X 5in (20.5cm x 12.5cm)

 

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6489

Category

Literature

Authors

DICKENS, Charles

Printing Date

19th Century

Language

English

Binding

Hardcover

Book Condition

Excellent

Collation

Complete