Sketches by Boz. Illustrative of Every-Day Life and Every-Day People
The 56 sketches concerning London scenes and people are divided into four sections, only the last of which is fictional. They were originally published in various newspapers and other periodicals between 1833 and 1836. "Mr. Minns and his Cousin" was the first work of fiction Dickens ever published; it appeared in The Monthly Magazine in December 1833.
Publisher: Chapman and Hall
Date Published: 1850
Place Published: London
Condition: Good +
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: xiv, 303 p. 20 cm. Frontispiece by George Cruickshank. Half leather with marbled boards. Raised bands and impressing on spine. Boards rubbed and corners worn. Small chip from spine label and a little wear at spine ends. Occasional spotting.