Master Humphrey's Clock: 3 Volumes comprising Master Humphrey's Clock, The Old Curiosity Shop and Barnaby Rudge With Illustrations by George Cattermole and Hablot Browne
Published by Chapman and Hall in London 1840 - 1841
FIRST EDITION 3 Volumes. Large 8vo. (approx. 26 x 17cm) hardbacks bound in half brown calf with black title labels and decorative gilt to spines and marbled boards.All edges marbled. Vol. I: [iv] + 306pp. Master Humphrey's Clock p.1 - end. Vol. II: [iv] + 306pp. Master Humphrey's Clock p.1 - p.228, Barnaby Rudge p. 229 - end. Vol. III: [iv] + 426pp. Master Humphrey's Clock p.1 - end. All volumes illustrated with engraved vignettes and decorative initial caps. Engraved armorial bookplate of Sir John Francis Davis, Baronet to front pastedown of each volume. Occasional light foxing, heavier to prelims. Spine of Vol. I slightly lighter than Vols. II and III. Light rubbing to covers and some scuffing to marbled boards. Overall a Good+ Handsome Set.