The Haunted Man and The Ghost's Bargain. London: Bradbury and Evans, 1848
8vo (165 x 103mm.), first edition, advertisement leaf at the beginning, 17 illustrations including frontispiece and vignette title (by Leech, Stanfield, Tenniel and Stone, original deep red cloth decorated in blind, upper cover with gold Christmas wreath enclosing gilt lettering, spine lettered and decorated in gilt, yellow-coated endpapers, all edges gilt, some slight soiling and browning to text, some edge wear to binding
Smith II: 9
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