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Centennial Edition of the Complete Works of Charles Dickens: 32 Volumes

Charles Dickens

Heron 1967

Binding:  Hardback  |  Condition: Good  | 

32 volumes of the 36 Volume set of Charles Dickens' collected works (Missing Barnaby Rudge I, A Child's History of England, Miscellaneous Papers I & II) Attractive green leatherette covers with gilt lettering and design. Raised bands. Decorative endpapers. Frontis portrait. Silken ribbon-markers. A general introduction by J.B. Priestly. Each volume has it's own introduction and is complete with illustrations from the original editions by such artists as Phiz and George Cruikshank. As well as all the novels (usually in two volumes) the set contains all of his short stories, travel writing and poems. Some volumes have the expected minor shelf-wear, occasional marks. Two volumes have splits to rear guttering and binding is loose. But interiors are clean and prim and appear unread. An impressive shelf presence. Bright. A full list of titles and conditions available on request. Good/very good overall . *Shipping costs to UK included in price, due to large size overseas orders may be subject to extra postage charges.