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DICKENS, Charles

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“There is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good humor.”

― Charles Dickens

 

‘David Copperfield’ is often regarded as Charles Dickens best and most popular novel – even to English author Virginia Woolf who calls it ‘the most perfect of all the Dickens novels.’ According to Eckel,

“With many lovers of the author’s works David Copperfield ranks as the finest of his writings. With a book which gave to the world such characters as Betsy Trotwood, Micawber, the Pegottys and Mr. Dick. it would be strange if it had been otherwise.”

 

This first edition features 8 of the original first edition points – early editions of this work feature a variety of these points.

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1850 1ed David Copperfield Charles Dickens Illustrated English Browne Literature

 

“There is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good humor.”

― Charles Dickens

 

‘David Copperfield’ is often regarded as Charles Dickens best and most popular novel – even to English author Virginia Woolf who calls it ‘the most perfect of all the Dickens novels.’ According to Eckel,

“With many lovers of the author’s works David Copperfield ranks as the finest of his writings. With a book which gave to the world such characters as Betsy Trotwood, Micawber, the Pegottys and Mr. Dick. it would be strange if it had been otherwise.”

 

This first edition features 8 of the original first edition points – early editions of this work feature a variety of these points.

 

Item number: #10732

Price: $950

 

DICKENS, Charles

 

The personal history of David Copperfield

 

London: Bradbury and Evans, 1850. First edition.

 

Details:

  • Collation: Complete with all pages
    • xv, 624
    • 40 engravings by H.K. Browne
  • References: Grolier, Dickens 171; Eckel 77; Hodnett, 111-112;
    • Hodnett: “Dickens and Browne are the most celebrated author-artist team in the history of English book illustration”
  • 10 first edition points:
    • No half-title.
    • Chapter xxvii listed in table contents at pp. 283, instead of pp. 282.
    • “recal” line 1 on pp. 16 and on pp. 225 line 22.
    • “chapter;ut” on pp. 19, 12 lines from bottom.
    • “coroboration” is 6 lines up on pp. 387.
    • No quotes at end of pp. 472, 13 lines from bottom.
    • Engraved title page is dated 1850.
    • “screamed” has not been corrected to “screwed” on pp. 132, line 20.
    • Does not contain: Six-line errata leaf on page xv, Page viii, preface, has the final “i” misaligned
  • Provenance: Handwritten – Elizabeth Blanche Brasier
  • Language: English
  • Binding: Leather; tight & secure
  • Size: ~8in X 5.5in (21cm x 14cm)

 

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10732

Categories

Literature

Arts & Architecture

Authors

DICKENS, Charles

Printing Date

19th Century

Language

English

Binding

Leather

Book Condition

Excellent

Collation

Complete