London: Chapman & Hall, 1861. 1st edition (Eckel, p. 132; NCBEL III, 819; Smith II, 11). , 264, 32 pp. 32 page catalogue of books concludes volume, dated December 1860. 8vo. 7-1/2" x 4-7/8". 19th C. deep maroon full morocco binding by Reviere, with elaborate gilt decorated spine. TEG. Gilt dentelles. Minor extremity wear, with lower tips showing slight abrasion. Bookplate ["Barnton"]. Pencil note to preliminary blank, "This copy sold in the McKenzie sale." Withal, a handsome VG+ copy. Item #7473.2
Contains 17 sketches of Dickens', which first appeared in his weekly periodical, All The Year Round.