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THE FALLEN LEAVES. First [and only] Series. In Three Volumes

by Collins, Wilkie

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Published
1879
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1879. London: Chatto & Windus, 1879. Bound in three-quarter red morocco with gilt-paneled spines, red cloth boards, marbled endpapers. First Edition of this novel about "fallen leaves... the people who have drawn blanks in the lottery of life... the friendless and the lonely, the wounded and the lost." The novel follows the fortunes of four women, all in… Read more
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THE RETURN OF THE NATIVE. In Three Volumes

by Hardy, Thomas

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Published
1878
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1878. London: Smith, Elder, & Co., 1878. 2 pp undated ads in Vol II. Bound in full dark blue morocco, dentelles ornately gilt, blue linen endpapers. First Edition, which consisted of only 1000 copies. This is one of the four novels typically cited as constituting the peak of Hardy's oeuvre -- the others being THE MAYOR OF CASTERBRIDGE,… Read more
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The Tuggs's at Ramsgate" and "A Little Talk about Spring and the Sweeps.

by [Dickens, Charles]

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Published
1836
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1836. In: THE LIBRARY OF FICTION, or Family Story Teller; consisting of Original Tales, Essays, and Sketches of Character. With Fourteen Illustrations [in each volume]. Vol. I [& II]. London: Chapman and Hall, 1836/1837. Bound in contemporary half calf with marbled boards. First Edition in book form. Chapman & Hall's monthly fiction periodical "The Library of… Read more
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LITTLE DORRIT

by Dickens, Charles

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Published
1857
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1857. Illustrated Edition. Two Volumes Complete in One. Philadelphia: T. B. Peterson, n.d. [1857]. Original half calf with marbled boards, endpapers, and page edges. First American illustrated octavo edition. The first Peterson volume of LITTLE DORRIT (in fact the first in book form anywhere) was Vol I of the two-volume duodecimo edition, published in November 1856,… Read more
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