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Dickens, Charles, 1812–1870

Sketches by Boz : illustrative of every-day life, and every-day people : with forty illustrations / by George Cruikshank.

Additional Title(s):

Sketches by Boz

New ed. / complete.
London : Chapman and Hall, 186 Strand, 1839.
Physical Description:
viii, 526 p., [39] leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR4570 .A1 1839
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Gloria Scheuer
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BEIN Osborn pd46: Interleaved copy, expanded to 2 v., with numerous ms. notes by R.H. Shepherd, and a preface by him, "A monograph on 'Sketches by Boz'": 7 p. at front of v.1. Shepherd has compared this ed. (the first octavo ed.) with the 3 v. ed. of 1836, and with the serial issues, and notes each of the numerous variant readings.
BEIN 1975 1311: Bookplate and stamp of William Inglis Morse.
BEIN Gimbel/Dickens A7 1: Bookplate of George Barr McCutcheon. Ms. annotations.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in half calf with marbled boards, with gilt edges. Binder's label of A. Winstanley, Salisbury, England.
By Charles Dickens, with etched illustrations by Cruikshank.
"Whiting, Beaufort House, Strand."--T.p. verso and colophon.
With an added engraved title page.
Yale University. Dickens and Dickensiana, A7, 1st copy
Eckel, J.C. Dickens, p. 14-16
Cohn, A.M. George Cruikshank, 234
Subject Terms:
Chapman and Hall -- Publisher.
Etching -- Specimens -- 1839.
McCutcheon, George Barr, 1866-1928 -- Bookplate.
Morse, William Inglis, b. 1874 -- Bookplate.
Morse, William Inglis, b. 1874 -- Stamp.
Scheuer, Gloria -- Provenance.
Shepherd, Richard Herne, 1842-1895 -- Ms. notes.
Whiting -- Printer.
Winstanley, A. -- Bookbinder. (BACRB)
Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878, ill.

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