London: Bentley, 1838. First Edition. hardcover. Edited by "Boz". Portrait and 12 fine plates by George Cruikshank. 2 vols., full red crushed levant, gilt spines & dentelles; lacks frontispiece portrait in volume I. London: Richard Bentley, 1838. First Edition. very good(+).
First issue, with no border on the :"Last Song" plate. Laid in is an autograph note: Mr. Charles Dickens presents his compliments...and regrets to say that his vote for the Orphan Working School is already promised."