[Browne, Hablot K. (PHIZ)]; Dickens, Charles
Title A TALE OF TWO CITIES
Book Condition Very good
Publisher New York Thomas Y. Crowell Company 1904
Illustrator Browne, Hablot K. (PHIZ)
Seller ID 76
8vo (8¼” x 6”). pp.[xiv]; 400. An unsigned publisher’s binding in red woven cloth with intricate gold Art Nouveau floral decorations in ruled frames separated by framed titles with St. George’s cross and a sailing ship surmounted by fleur-de-lys. Spine gold stamped with titles and a repeat of the floral decorations from the cover. Frontis. of Marie Antoinette with tissue guard, a portrait of Dickens on the title page, and reproductions of the 16 full page illustrations by Phiz from the first edition. Includes a story synopsis by J. Walker McSpadden. A Very Good copy with slight fading to the spine, three small blemishes to the top of the cover and a couple of uneven edges Overall, a lovely, clean reproduction of an early edition.
Dickens, Phiz, Hablot Browne, Art Nouveau, Publisher's Binding, decorated, illustrated