London: Merrill & Baker, 1900. 8vo. Sample title page for Volume II of "David Copperfield", numerous plates (some in color) with titled tissue guards (lacking one plate) ; 8 pp text, a two-page facsimile letter from Dickens to George Cruikshank and 2 pp facsimile of the orginal manuscript for "Bleak House." Publisher's full red morocco, large gilt floar devices at corners, raised bands, gilt dentelles, tree calf doublures, AEG. Slight darkening to spine; minor wear to extremities; else a near fine copy. Item #17230
The uncommon salesman's sample book for the Manuscript Edition of Dickens' Works, limited to 100 copies.