London: John Camden Hotten, (n. d.). 1st UK book edition (Eckel, p. 199; QQ, #4). Circa 1870. , 89,  pp. 17 pp publisher catalogue, dated 1871, at rear. Building vignette to front wrapper. Extra-illustrated with frontis of Dickens, portrait of Helen Abercromby, caricature of Robert Bonner & 8 illustrations from another edition. 16mo. 6-3/8" x 4". Early 20th C. 3/4 green morocco binding with marbled paper boards & eps. TEG. Original green wrappers bound in. Spine sunned to a mellow golden tan. Minor extremity wear. Withal, a handsome VG+ copy. Item #13394.2
'Hunted Down' first appeared in 1859, in the NY Ledger, written by Dickens for the princely sum of £1000 as offered by the newspaper's publisher, Robert Bonner. This the first separate UK publication. 'Hunted Down' the 4th Queen's Quorum title .