Inscribed by Algernon Charles Swinburne to Theodore Watts Dunton (1891)

DICKENS, Charles

Our Mutual Friend.

Published: London Chapman & Hall, Ltd., 1891

Date: 1891

PRESENTATION COPY. 1 vol., later edition, illustrated by Marcus Stone, inscribed by Swinburne on the half-title "Walker Theodore Watts Dunton/ from/ Algernon Charles Swinburne". Bound in the publisher's original gilt stamped pebble grained maroon cloth, spine expertly relined, head and foot of spine rubbed with some slight loss, housed in a cloth slipcase, gilt lettered maroon morocco spine label. A fine association on an appropriate title. Watts is often remembered as the friend and minder of Algernon Charles Swinburne, whom he rescued from alcoholism.

Illustrated
Marcus Stone

Condition
spine expertly relined, head and foot of spine rubbed with some slight loss

Binding
Hardcover

US$1200

Offered by D & D Galleries