Dickens, A Christmas Carol, 1849, twelfth edition
Dickens, A Christmas Carol, 1849, twelfth edition
Dickens, A Christmas Carol, 1849, twelfth edition
Dickens, A Christmas Carol, 1849, twelfth edition
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Dickens, A Christmas Carol, 1849, twelfth edition

Estimate: 400 - 600 GBP

Dickens, A Christmas Carol, 1849, twelfth edition

Estimate: 400 - 600 GBP

Lot Sold:937GBP

Lot Details

Description

DICKENS, CHARLES

A Christmas Carol. In Prose. Being a Ghost Story of Christmas. London: Bradbury & Evans, 1849


12mo (165 x 101mm.), twelfth edition, frontispiece and 3 plates hand-coloured, and 4 woodcuts in the text by John Leech, half-title printed in blue, title-page printed in red and blue, 1p. of publisher's advertisements printed at end, original red vertically-waved cloth, stamped in blind and gilt, cream endpapers, all edges gilt, previous ownership inscription to front free endpaper, minor soiling to boards


REFERENCE:

Smith II:4A


PROVENANCE:

James Rolt (his armorial bookplate)

Condition Report

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Charles Dickens: The Lawrence Drizen Collection
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