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Vanity Fair

By W. M. Thackeray

London: Bradbury and Evans, 1848. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. the author. 1st Printing 1 Copyright date 1848, genuine first edition, first printing. Blue cloth over boards with guilt lettering and design on the front, spine and back board. Illustrations on steel and wood by the author, with the woodcut of the Marquis of Seyne which was suppressed and after issues, half morocco. Shelf wear to the edges and the head and toe of the spine with bumps to the head and toe of the spine tips are worn. Reckoning along the front for edge, soiling to the back board. Light foxing throughout, rear gutter beginning to crack. Book is now housed in a clamshell which is also in a slightly worn slipcase.


The Invention of Hugo Cabret and Wonder Struck
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The Invention of Hugo Cabret and Wonder Struck

By Brian Selznick

USA: Scholastic Press, 2007. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Brian Selznick. Signed by Author(s). 1st Printing 2 Copyright dates 2007 and 2011, Both Volumes are first editions and first printings. Volume two is SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR and Illustrated by the author. Both volumes near fine W/near fine jackets. Hugo was made into a movie and winner of the Caldecott Medal Winner. Both volumes near fine with very minor wear to the edges. Text and illustrations remain bright and clean, bindings are secure. Two volumes near fine