The PLAYS And POEMS Of CHARLES DICKENS With A Few Miscellanies in Prose Now First Collected Edited, Prefaced and Annotated by Richard Hearne Shepherd. In Two Volumes. Charles . Shepherd Dickens, Richard Hearne -, Clement Mansfield - Former Owner Ingleby, 1812 - 1870, 1823 - 1886.

The PLAYS And POEMS Of CHARLES DICKENS With A Few Miscellanies in Prose Now First Collected Edited, Prefaced and Annotated by Richard Hearne Shepherd. In Two Volumes.

London: W. H. Allen & Co., 1882. 1st edition (NCBEL III, 815). 2 volumes (406; vi, [2], 420 pp). Index in Volume II. 8vo. 9-1/8" x 5-5/8". Blue cloth binding, with gilt stamped title lettering to spine (professionally rebacked, with original spine panels laid-down). Pale yellow eps. Spine panels darkened. Bookplate of "C. M. Ingleby, L.L.D. Valentines.", the noted 19th C Shakespearian scholar. A VG set. Item #4968.1

A scarce set as the print run was withdrawn from the trade due to copyright issues (on No Thoroghfare) and not republished until 1885.

Price: $750.00