Mr. Nightingale's Diary: A Farce in One Act. Charles DICKENS.

Mr. Nightingale's Diary: A Farce in One Act. Boston: James R. Osgood and Co, 1877.

First Edition. Original red cloth, gilt lettering, sixteenmo. Very uncommon Dickens title published in the "Vest Pocket Series". Gimbel B215. Short play first performed in 1851 and which featured the author and Wilkie Collins in the cast. Very Good, firmly bound volume, some mild cracking at front inner hinge, cloth worn down at spine ends and few cover corners, ownership stamp of Horace W. Britcher at title page and front pastedown (Britcher wrote some scientific papers, member of the Microscopical Society), moderate signs of bookplate removed at front pastedown.

Price: $400.00

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