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Martin Chuzzlewit by Charles Dickens - Hardcover - Works of Charles Dickens. Household Edition. - 1862 - from PWK Books (SKU: DH5)

Martin Chuzzlewit

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Martin Chuzzlewit: Household Edition

by Charles Dickens

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Charles Dickens' Martin Chuzzlewit complete in four volumes. Part of Sheldon's "Works of Charles Dickens. Household Edition." One B&W illustration in each volume with tipped-in protective tissue. Black cloth (faded) with gilt lettering and publisher medallion on spine; gilt medallion on front.

FON on FFEP of each volume.

Covers are faded and bumped, with wear on the top & heels of spines (volumes 2 & 3 top spines are frayed), and bent corners. Pages are age tanned with occasional stains. Volume 1 protective tissue is torn, cracking at half-title all volumes.


The Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit (commonly known as Martin Chuzzlewit) is a novel by Charles Dickens, considered the last of his picaresque novels. It was originally serialized between 1843-1844. Dickens himself proclaimed Martin Chuzzlewit to be his best work, but it was one of his least popular novels. Like nearly all of Dickens' novels, Martin Chuzzlewit was released to the public in monthly installments.


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PWK Books US (US)
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Martin Chuzzlewit
Charles Dickens
F.O.C. Darley and John Gilbert
Hardcover. Four volumes.
Book condition
Used - Very Good-
Quantity available
Works of Charles Dickens. Household Edition.
Sheldon and Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
dickens, chuzzlewit, household edition
Bookseller catalogs
PWK Novels; Works of Charles Dickens; Works of Charles Dickens: Household Edition;

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