Four color plates four woodcuts all by John Leech. The answer isthe famous first edition of the Charles Dickens book A Christmas Carol.
12mo 162 x 99mm FIRST EDITION Todds first impression first issue with 14-15mm.
Charles dickens a christmas carol first edition. Painesville Ohio Ships to. Chapman Hall 1843. Small octavo original gilt-stamped cinnamon cloth all edges gilt.
The Roycroft Shop 1902. Between closest points of blind-stamping and gold wreath. Chapman and Hall 1843.
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Chapman Hall 1843. A CHRISTMAS CAROL by Charles Dickens. US many other countries Item.
Bound in full leather and housed in an archival slipcase. Charles Dickens 1812 1870 A CHRISTMAS CAROL Abridged First Edition 1934. I have endeavoured in this Ghostly little book to raise the Ghost of an Idea which shall not put my readers out of humour with themselves with each other with the season or with me.
Octavo original cloth 5 volumes. Being A Ghost Story of Christmas by Charles Dickens. Being A Ghost Story of Christmas.
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens First Edition. An about Fine copy of the first issue and exceptionally rare in this condition. Brown illustrated covers with mild wear to the extremities.
12mo 167 x 102 mm FIRST EDITION PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED BY DICKENS IN THE MONTH OF PUBLICATION Mrs George Hogg from Charles Dickens Christmas 1843 Todds first impression first issue with 14-15mm. Chapman and Hall 1843. Blue and Red title page blue half title Stave I.
S p o n s o r e d. The full title of Charles Dickens most famous work is technically A Christmas Carol in Prose Being a Ghost-Story of Christmas. The full title of Charles Dickens most famous work is technically A Christmas Carol in Prose Being a Ghost-Story of Christmas.
Published by Pendulum Press 1991. Charles Dickens Christmas Carol 1843 1st Edition First Issue. Being a Ghost Story of Christmas.
A Christmas Carol in Prose. This novella was published on December 19 1843 and the first edition run of 6000 copies were sold out by Christmas Eve of that year. Rare true first printing of A Christmas Carol.
Being a Ghost Story of Christmas. Asking prices for a first edition of A Christmas Carol can range from 12000 to 35000 depending on condition. Rare first edition first state of Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol in prose being A Ghost Story of Christmas with illustrations by John Leech.
A Bibliography claims that copies of A Christmas Carol with a blue and red title page dated 1843 with green endpapers bearing the chapter heading Stave I not Stave One are a genuine first edition first issue text. DICKENS A CHRISTMAS CAROL 1st Edition. Sanders Auctions can obtain up to this amount or more for you.
Bound in a fine signed Riviere binding with inner gilt. Eckel in his 1913 bibliography The First Editions of the Writings of Charles Dickens Their Points and Values. Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol in prose being A Ghost Story of Christmas with illustrations by John Leech.
First edition first issue of this Christmas classica most exceptional copy with Dickens clipped inscription Charles Dickens with Kind regards tipped onto the title page. Gs1830 2085 988 Location. A Fancy for Christmas-Time with advertisements frontispiece and vignette title page.
This is a very rare book no 18 of the first fifty published. Their faithful Friend and Servant C. Chapman Hall 1843.
Being a Ghost Story of Christmas is first state binding D intact 14mm margin half-title printed in blue title-page printed in red and blue verso printed in. A Christmas Carol may readily be called the Bible of Christmas It was issued about ten days before Christmas 1843 and 6000 copies were sold on the first dayEckel 110. First edition first printing points for A Christmas Carol are numerous.
Chapman and Hall 1843-48. This novella was published on December 19 1843 and the first edition run of 6000 copies were sold out by Christmas Eve of that year. The only one of its type we have come across.
Reputable rare book dealers can assist with these but be prepared to dig deep for a true first edition. Between closest points of blind-stamping and gold wreath of upper cover the D of Dickens unbroken and the text uncorrected engraved frontispiece and 3 hand-coloured plates and 4 woodcuts in. A rare first edition of this Charles Dickens novel believed to be with an original publishers special binding perhaps a presentation copy.
There were only 750 in total ever published and this has the printers label in it no 18 of 50 oct 1890 printed on watercolour paper. May it haunt their houses pleasantly and no one wish to lay it. First editions first issues of all five of Charles Dickens Christmas Books.
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Correct 14-15 mm measurement from the gilt wreath to the blindstamping on the front board and the D in Dickens perfect indicating a first issue copy Todd. This immortal novel written by Charles Dickens is easily one of the most loved Christmas stories ever written while the scarcity of its first edition has given some fortunate book collectors a. A rare first edition of this Charles Dickens novel with even rarer special publishers binding in an original state published by Chapman Hall 1843.
A Christmas Carol Collectors Edition Dickens Charles. This beautifully bound 1902 Roycroft edition of Charles Dickens classic A Christmas Carol In Prose Being a Ghost Story of Yule Tide was published by The Roycroft Shop in East Aurora New York. Findeiss Dickens CHRISTMAS CAROL Afterword by R L Dean Signed 1st ed.
Light reddish-brown vertically-ribbed cloth with gilt and blindstamping on the boards all page edges gilt. 254008068765 CHARLES DICKENS A Christmas Carol FIRST EDITION 1890 Rare – Witten Manuscript.