The Life of Charles Dickens

This is volume one only of "The Life of Charles Dickens" by John Forster, Part of a larger National Library set (vol. 39). The complete "Life of" was two volumes, second volume not included here. This antique hardcover book is bound in brown marbled boards, with brown 3/4 leather. Spine has gilt decoration, with gilt lettering on dark brown spine labels. Top page edge is gilt. Covers are edgeworn, with soil to front and back. Pages browned at edges; most are clean within.  Foxing to foredge. Color frontispiece. 554 pages; approx. 6"x8".
  • THE LIFE OF CHARLES DICKENS, VOL. 1
  • John Forster
  • National Library Company, 1876