Item Detail

Item Number 7343
Title Dickens
Author Pearson, Hesketh
Condition VG+/VG
Publisher Harper & Brothers Publishing
Place Published New York
Date Published 1949
Edition 1st Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes 1st edition/1st printing. Sub-title: His Character, Comedy And Career. Clean, straight & tight book; bound in dark red cloth with gilt lettering on the spine. Spine ends have light bumping and rubbing from shelving, corners are lightly rubbed also. The interior is very clean without any marks or tears. The price intact dust jacket is clean and bright. It has some wear and chipping at spine edges and folds, a few small edge tears are internally mended. Spine and back panel are sunned. "What distinguishes this biography from all its predecessors is that in its pages, Dickens the man, as friend, lover, husband, father, actor, editor, reformer, entertainer, producer, critic, creator, lives again with the electric vitality which amazed his age and made him the outstanding phenomenon of literature". ; B&W Illustrations; 8 1/2" x 6"; 361 pages
Keyword(s) Hesketh Pearson,Charles Dickens,Writers,Non-fiction,Biography,History,Literature
Category(ies) Art Photography Poetry Music Drama,Biographies Politics Government War,History Travel Exploration Places
Price $22.50