London: Chapman and Hall, 1849. 1st edition thus (Gimbel H1002 [second set]; NCBEL III, 795; VanderPoel B171). Plates on plate paper, no tissue guards. Wrappers: 10-1/4" x 6-13/16". Plates: 10-15/16" x 7". Housed in the publisher's printed, pale blue-green portfolio-style paper-wrappers. "Price One Shilling." Wrappers beginning to separate along spine fold. Edge rash to plates. Minor soiling. A VG set. Item #46721
An uncommon piece of Dickensiana, this the first time we've handled the set with these larger dimensions [the previous measuring 7-5/8" x 5"].