Estimate: $300 – $500
“The Newcomes: Memoirs of a Most Respectable Family”, (8vo) edited by Arthur Pendennis, Esq., with illustrations on steel and wood by Richard Doyle, 1853-1855. First edition, two vols. containing the 23/24 issued parts, preserved in wonderful green marbled slip cases. Printed yellow wraps show some edge wear and minor chipping to spine, does not appear to have been collated for advertisements, moderate toning throughout, minor foxing present. Sold by J. Thornton & Son, New and Second-Hand Booksellers, 11 Broad Street, Oxford on June 8th, 1932 for £30. From the Roche family of Norwell, MA.