The Poems and Verses of Charles Dickens edited by F. G. Kitton (Chapman and Hall, 1903) Bookplate Walter Flinn
The Poems and Verses of Charles Dickens
collected and edited, with bibliographical notes by F. G. Kitton
Chapman and Hall Limited, 1903
A handsome binding with maroon publisher’s cloth over heavy bevelled boards. More usually seen in a cheaper green cloth. The bookplate of Walter Flinn to front pastedown.
Hardback – publisher’s cloth with title in gilt to spine and front board, page-block with top edge gilt. xii, 134pp with frontispiece. 7 x 4.5 inches approx. (176mm x 115mm).
Cloth lightly rubbed to extremities; spine ends slightly pushed in. Offsetting and foxing to endpapers; offsetting to frontis. and tissue guard; page edges dusty.
Overall, an attractive copy – lovely.