A Tale of Two Cities Charles Dickens Household Edition 1876 Barnard illustratedBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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A Tale of Two Cities, by Charles Dickens. Illustrated by F. Barnard.
Published c. 1876, New York by D. Appleton & Co.
176 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout with 25 wood engraved plates.
Scarce 19th century American popular version of this classic tale.
Illustrated pictorial paper wrappers.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, some old small staining, spine paper mostly chipped away, remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, light to moderate scattered age spotting, frontis is damp stained, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 10" H x 7 1/2" W.