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Dickens, Charles.
A CHRISTMAS CAROL. IN PROSE. BEING A GHOST STORY OF CHRISTMAS. WITH ILLUSTRATIONS BY JOHN LEECH. CHAPMAN AND HALL, 1843
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2,0003,000
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67
Dickens, Charles.
A CHRISTMAS CAROL. IN PROSE. BEING A GHOST STORY OF CHRISTMAS. WITH ILLUSTRATIONS BY JOHN LEECH. CHAPMAN AND HALL, 1843
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 2,500 GBP
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Dickens, Charles.
A CHRISTMAS CAROL. IN PROSE. BEING A GHOST STORY OF CHRISTMAS. WITH ILLUSTRATIONS BY JOHN LEECH. CHAPMAN AND HALL, 1843

12mo, first edition, first impression, first issue, with 14-15mm between closest points of blindstamping and goldwreath on upper cover and the 'D' of 'Dickens' unbroken, with uncorrected text, engraved frontispiece and 3 plates coloured by hand and 4 woodcuts in the text all by John Leech, "Stave I" on p.1, red and blue title page, half-title and verso of title printed in blue, green endpapers, 2pp. of advertisements at the end, original cinammon vertically-waved cloth, stamped in blind and gilt, all edges gilt, hinges starting, leaves slightly soiled, binding out of shape, somewhat worn and stained


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