London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1913. Frank Reynolds. Limited Edition. Hardcover. The Old Curiosity Shop Dickens, Charles Hodder & Stoughton, London (1913) One of 350 copies signed by Frank Reynolds [Reynolds, Frank, Illustrator]. Dickens, Charles. The Old Curiosity Shop. Illustrated in colour by Frank Reynolds. London. Hodder & Stoughton, [n.d 1913]. First Edition thus. Limited to 350 numbered copies, signed by the artist (this copy being 235). Large quarto (11 ¼ x 9 inches; 287 x 225 mm.) , 359, [1, blank] pp. Twenty-one mounted colour plates (including frontispiece), with descriptive tissue guards. Illustrated title-page. Original full vellum over boards lettered in gilt on front cover and spine. Gilt and black vignette on front cover. Later red silk ties. Top edge gilt, others uncut. Pictorial endpapers. Previous owner s ink presentation inscription on recto of limitation leaf. Bookplate of Hugh Fraser Sandemanon front pastedown. Small bookseller s ticket on rear pastedown. Typical light soiling to vellum. Otherwise a tight, bright fine copy. Good. Item #91
Signed by Illustrator.
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