LEGENDS And LYRICS. With An Introduction by Charles Dickens. Charles. 1812 - 1870 Dickens, Adelaide Anne Proctor, 1825 - 1864.

LEGENDS And LYRICS. With An Introduction by Charles Dickens.

London: Bell & Daldy, 1866. 1st edition thus (Eckel, pp. 148 - 149; NCBEL III, 825). [24], 329, [1] pp. Frontis of Proctor. Text illustrated by Dobson, Palmer, Tenniel, et al. 8vo. 8-3/4" x 6-1/8". Early 20th C. 3/4 green morocco binding with marbled paper boards & eps. TEG. Spine sunned to a mellow golden tan. A handsome VG+ copy. Item #10356.2

This the first appearance of Proctor's poetry with Dickens' 11 page introduction, a feature retained through the many subsequent editions.

Price: $250.00