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The Uncommercial Traveller - Charles Dickens, E. G. Dalziel (illustrator)

1877 - Chapman and Hall, 193 Piccadilly - Household Edition, and first Dalziel illustrated edition
Are not the sane and the insane equal at night as the sane lie a dreaming? Are not all of us outside this hospital, who dream, more or less in the condition of those inside it, every night of our lives?

A handsomely bound nineteenth century collection of Dickens 36 semi-autobiographical essays in which he wanders the streets of London and reminisces about his childhood and past, with 26 illustrations by Edward Gurdon Dalziel and the text in double columns.

These pieces are among the most admired and quoted of Dickens's journalistic essays, highlighting his unique skills as a social observer and commentator and 'sketcher' of contemporary life.
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Price HK$ 2,500