London: Chatto & Windus, 1882. 1st edition (NCBEL III, 1053). 2 volumes. 8vo. Olive green linen cloth with gilt spine lettering. VG+ (sq & tight/spines darkened somewhat). Item #9852
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'.