Dickens' Christmas Tales

Dickens' Christmas Tales
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Dickens' Christmas Tales
Book #: 013139

Author: Dickens, Charles
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Harper & Brothers, Publishers
Place: New York
Year: c. 1849
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Fair Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: Octavo (standard book size)
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
First edition of the work in this format and binding, and/or set or series. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is sound. Previous owner's book-plate tipped-in on front paste-down, previous owners' pencil names on blank pages in rear of book. Gilt-stamped green cloth over boards, marbled end papers, text in two columns. A bound collection of Charles Dickens' Christmas stories, each with its own title page and publication date: The Haunted Man (no date), 34 pages; The Chimes (1845), 31 pages; The Cricket on the Hearth (1846), 32 pages; A Christmas Carol (1848), 31 pages; The Battle of Life (1847), 31 pages. We only found one library on WorldCat that owns this scarce publication. Listed in J. B. Podeschi's Dickens & Dickensiana, D7. Covers stained, corners and spine ends bumped and worn, foxing and damp stains throughout, still highly readable, all pages attached. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 3 lbs 0 oz. Category: Fiction; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 013139.