Hard Times Household Edition 1870 Appleton US ed. Charles DickensBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Hard Times, by Charles Dickens - Household Edition. With 20 illustrations by H. French.
Published 1870, New York by D. Appleton & Co.
134 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout.
Publisher's pictorial paper wrappers. A very scarce large format soft cover publication which has an American wrapper over a British imprint text block.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding age worn. Mostly light or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, still sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this scarce American Dickens imprint survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 10" H x 7" W.