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Doris: Books. I have 9 of the 30 Dickens Classic books. They

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doris: Books. I have 9 of the 30 Charles Dickens Classic books. They are the Burgundy leather, old, old, with parchment in them. There are no numbers or names in front or back. Wanted to know how to find what they are worth.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Doris replied 9 months ago.

Hello and welcome! Thank you for requesting me.

Let me study your question to see what I can find in my references.

I should return within 30 minutes.

Kind regards,


Customer: replied 9 months ago.
OK, I will find out what my son says names of books are!
Expert:  Doris replied 9 months ago.

Please send a picture of the Title page of one of the volumes.

To send photos you may use the "add files" in the blue box link on your reply page or the "paper clip" found in the toolbar you see on your reply page.
Please do not send in ZIP format. The jpg or jpeg format works best.

An explanation of this method can be found here:

Kind regards,

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Names are***** Chuzzlewit, Tales of Two Cities, Our Mutual Friend, Little Doritt, Bleak House, Great Expectations, Old Curiosity Shop, Childs History of England.
Expert:  Doris replied 9 months ago.

Surely there is one title page somewhere?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
I need to pick up from my son and send. May be later today!
Expert:  Doris replied 9 months ago.

Really to give you the best answer, I need to know. There are examples over $20,000 for sets.

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Will do
Expert:  Doris replied 9 months ago.

Thank you.

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Figured it out, here is one. Cover is not very clear.
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Here is the front page of book.
Expert:  Doris replied 9 months ago.

Unfortunately, I cannot find an accurate answer for your question. I will release your question so that all the other professionals can choose to answer you with accuracy.
I want you to have the best answer possible. Releasing your question is called "opting-out." I will not be able to respond to you once I opt-out.
I am very sorry.

Kind regards,