First edition in parts. Some chipping to edges, few back covers loose but present. Part 6 "Concerning stitches" ad present 18 pence price. Part 2 "Cork hats" ad present though torn and chipped. "Edwin Drood Advertiser" present in all issues. Part 4: Chapman & Hall's Recent Publications, 8pp present. Part 5 Chapman and Co ad present. 12 wood engravings, Frontispiece of Dickens present. * Other scans available. Quality, Value, Experience. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Mystery of Edwin Drood First edition in ...
Publisher: Chapman and Hall, London
Publication Date: 1870
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Chapman and Hall, London, 1870. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. First Edition. First Edition. Octavo, pp. Viii + 190. With 12 illustrations and engraved title-page by S. Fildes and a frontispiece portrait. Bound in original half calf dark green calf over pebble-grained cloth sides, spine ruled in gilt with red leather title label, green endpapers, edges speckled red. Gilt title and rule to spine. Minor wear, but overall, a bright and attractive example. Bound from the original parts. Front wrapper of part 3 bound in at the front. No other wrappers or adverts present. With two attractive Dickens themed bookplates to the front end paper. Bookseller Inventory # 287499