Oliver Twist Charles Dickens Household Edition 1876 Appleton Mahoney illustratedBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Oliver Twist, by Charles Dickens. Illustrated by J. Mahoney.
Published c. 1876, New York by D. Appleton & Co.
204 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 heavy signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Some of the signatures are loose, the stitching is coming undone, spine paper mostly chipped away, staining, cover edge nicks, etc.
Text block paper is gently toned but mostly clean, frontis is damp stained, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Interesting and scarce illustrated 19th century classic book. Please review images and description for details.
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.
Please review photos for more detail and our best attempt to convey how this antique item survives.
Book Measures c. 10" H x 7 1/2" W.