Dumas, Alexandre ~ The Count of Monte-Cristo 1st English ed.
Chapman and Hall, 1846
First Edition in English Chapman & Hall 1846 with 20 wood-engraved plates after M. Valentin. Early 20th century half-morocco over marbled paper boards, gilt lined, five raised bands to spine, lettered in gilt to the second and fourth compartments with endpapers replaced. Variable spotting to most plates, generally light, a few small marginal closed tears, frontispiece to vol. 2 with two 1 cm losses to margin and laid down on later paper, inner hinge to vol. 2 with tape reinforcement). Provenance: Herbert Watney bookplates to pastedowns
BINDING : Hardback
INVENTORY NUMBER: 108081