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Dickens, Charles (1812-1870) A Tale of Two Cities.

Auction:
2950B
Lot:
233
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2950B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 30, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870) A Tale of Two Cities. London: Chapman & Hall, 1859. First edition in book form, first issue with page 213 misnumbered "113," the signature mark "b" at the foot of the plate list, and the misspelling "affetcionately" on line 12, page 134; half calf, marbled boards, endleaves, and edges; spotting to contents, 8 1/2 x 5 1/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,000


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London, A Tale of Two Cities, British literature, Charles Dickens, Dickens, Fiction, Literature

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