LIFE Of CHARLES DICKENS.; With Personal Recollections and Anecdotes; - Letters by 'Boz,' Never Before Published; - And Uncollected Papers in Prose and Verse. Charles. 1812 - 1870 Dickens, R. Shelton MacKenzie.

LIFE Of CHARLES DICKENS.; With Personal Recollections and Anecdotes; - Letters by 'Boz,' Never Before Published; - And Uncollected Papers in Prose and Verse.

Philadelphia: T. B. Peterson & Brothers, No. 306 Chestnut Street, (1870). 1st edition (NCBEL III, 828). [15] - 484, 6, 14, [6] pp. The 6 page "Controversy" folows text, with 18 pages of adverts following. Last leaf blank. Frontispiece of Dickens. Crown 8vo. 7-1/2" x 4-3/4". Original publisher's green cloth binding with gilt stamping, including bust of Dickens to spine. Gilt bright. Modest shelfwear. Bookplate. Prior owner signature to t.p. A VG - VG+ volume. Item #3210.5

The "Controversy" addresses the issue of Dickens' remuneration from American publishing houses.

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