London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1914. Frank Reynolds, R.I., Cecil Aldin, Fred Barnard, C.E. Brok, Hugh Thomson, R.I., Hablot K. Browne ("Phiz"), C L. Raven Hill, Daniel Maclise. First Edition. Cloth. 4to, beige book cloth with large brown lettering and color profile of Dickens on cover, color frontispiece "I Reach Canterbury" by Frank Reynolds, R.I., more than a dozen essays by prominent figures, 139 mainly B&W illustrations, [xv] preliminary ads + [ii] +  pages +  add on inside of rear cover. Good + / None. Item #1093
An important early collection of essays and illustrations commemorating "The Inimitable" Dickens.
The contents are in very good ondition, the binding is solid, and the illustrations are unfoxed, though the cover and extremities are worn and becoming loose.
Contains ESSAYS by G.K. Chesterton, F.G. Kitton, B.W. Matz, Sir W. Robertson Nicoll, Algernon Charles Swinburne, William De Morgan, O. Sack, Leigh Hunt, Bret Harte, Theodore Watts-Dunton, William Watson, Alfred Noyes;
PLUS ILLUSTRATIONS by Frank Reynolds, R.I. (Frontistpiece "I Reach Canterbury"), Cecil Aldin, Fred Barnard, C.E. Brok, Hugh Thomson, R.I., Hablot K. Browne ("Phiz"), C L. Raven Hill, Maclise, et al.