London: Chatto & Windus, 1883. 'New Edition'. 331 pp. 32 pp publisher catalogue at rear (dated dec '87). 8vo. Olive green linen cloth with gilt spine lettering & red stamped designs. VG (avg wear/old bookseller annotations on blank front fly). Item #9852.1
2 chapters in Volume I are of Dickens: 'Charles Dickens As An Editor' & 'Charles Dickens At Home'. There are 4 concluding chapters of interest to bibliophiles: 'Modern Printing', Old Booksellers and Their Hobbies', 'Old Catalogues' & 'Bookstalls and Book-Boxes'.