London: Chapman and Hall, 1884. 1st edition (NCBEL III, 785). [iii] - viii, 467,  pp (including Index). Adverts last 4 pages. Frontispiece of Dickens, from a lithograph by R. J. Lane, after a photograph by J. Watkins. 8vo. 7-3/8" x 4-3/4". Early 20th C. 3/4 green morocco binding with marbled paper boards & eps. TEG. Spine sunned to a mellow golden tan. Bookseller slip affixed to bottom of frontis. A handsome VG+ copy. Item #1547.4
This a selection of Dickens' writings, chosen by his good friend.