London: Bradbury and Evans, 1846. First Edition. 12mo. Item #022119
First issue according to Smith. 269(1)pp., four wood block vignette illustrations by Marcus Stone. The story of Dickens’ travels through Italy by carriage. Bound in 3/4 green polished calf over marbled paper covered boards, raised bands with compartments fully gilt decorated, red morocco spine label gilt, light brown endpapers. Internally clean and bright, no names or bookplates, a few scuffs to leather, wanting ads. A very good copy.