DICKENS, CHARLES, ed. Picnic Papers. By Various Hands. Philadelphia: Lea and Blanchard, 1841.
2 vols. 8vo, publisher's violet-red quarter cloth over pale brown boards, printed spine labels, housed in custom cloth-backed clamshell case with gilt-lettered leather spine label. First American edition. Bookplate tipped to verso f.f.e.p. vol. II; dedication vol. II with 3-inch tear; a few closed tears; light soiling to boards and some fading to spine.
Estimate $ 100-200
Property from a Private Chicago-area Collection
Literature: Yale/Gimbel, B110
DICKENS, CHARLES, ed. Picnic Papers. Philadelphia, 1841. 2 vols. First American edition.