Title: Little Dorrit
Publisher: Bradbury & Evans, London
Publication Date: 1857
Illustrator: Browne, H.K.
Edition: First edition.
625 pages. 8vo, 22 x 13 cm. In the 20 original parts (in 19). 40 engraved plates by Hablot K. Browne (Phiz) including frontispiece and vignette title with latter, title page, Contents and List of Illustrations housed in last issue. The business relations of Dickens with Bradbury & Evans ended with "Little Dorrit." It was the last of the big novels issued by this firm. This novel like "Pickwick" was an assault on the archaism of imprisonment for debt. First issue with white slip in the center of p. 481 in part XVI, and uncorrected errors (Rigaud/Blandon) in part XV, B2 instead of BB2 on page 371, with Gimbel second issue point of page 573 correctly numbered. errata slip and back wrapper part 16 lacking, adverts in parts 2-4 lacking, corner of Morisonian slip in part 6 torn away, text generally clean, plates browned at margins, some spines renewed, moderate chipping to extremities of some issues. ECKEL, pp. 82-85. Orig. blue pictorial wrappers. Very good in fine custom three quarter rushed green morocco and marbled board fall down case. 20 original parts in 19. Bookseller Inventory # 16277
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