An about Fine copy of the first issue and exceptionally rare in this condition. Illustrations from his copy of the first edition J.
Between closest points of blind-stamping and gold wreath of upper cover the D of Dickens unbroken and the text uncorrectedengraved frontispiece and 3 hand-colouredplatesand 4 woodcuts in the text.
A christmas carol first edition. If the price point is too steep dont despair. Being a Ghost Story of Christmas. Facsimile Editions of A Christmas Carol Published 1914 Through 2019 Facsimile.
A Christmas Carol in Prose. Also with an associated manuscript letter by Dickens addressed to a. Asking prices for a first edition of A Christmas Carol can range from 12000 to 35000 depending on condition.
Being A Ghost Story of Christmas. Charles Dickens Christmas Carol First Edition 1st2nd. 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.
The volume published by Chapman and Hall on 19 December 1843 was an immediate success and the initial print run of 6000 copies sold out within a matter of days. A CHRISTMAS CAROL by Charles Dickens. Complete with three hand-colored illustrations frontispiece portrait and 4 woodcuts.
The full title of Charles Dickens most famous work is technically A Christmas Carol in Prose Being a Ghost-Story of Christmas. Henry van Dyke Kate Douglas Wiggin Grace S. M 7 STAVE I MARLEYS GHOST.
DICKENS CHARLESA Christmas Carol. Chapman and Hall 1843. The first edition of A Christmas Carol or The Carol as it is known to collectors of Dickenss works has benefited from all these factors and hence has consistently risen in valueA true first edition from the first printing is generally worth from 18000 to 45000.
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. John Leechs illustration of the Fezziwig Ball from A Christmas Carol from the high-end Nonesuch Press edition of Dickenss works published in the 1930s. Eckel in his 1913 bibliography The First Editions of the Writings of Charles Dickens Their Points and Values.
Published by A Ballantine Epiphany Book New York 1989. By Charles 1812 – 1870. 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.
An exact copy or reproduction especially of written or printed material. Set of 5 First Editions. First editions first issues of all five of Charles Dickens Christmas Books.
Over the past 45 years I have enjoyed all the different editions in my collection. Chapman and Hall 1843-48. 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.
However other than the first edition and subsequent impressions 2nd through 14th editions with minor textural corrections that. Gs1830 2085 988 Location. Fords TheatreWashington DC United States.
A CHRISTMAS CAROL IN PROSE BEING 7BCCAH57A8BCFirst of the Three Spirits The First of the Three Spirits STAVE III. 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. Octavo original cloth 5 volumes.
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. First edition first printing points for A Christmas Carol are numerous. Published by Chapman and Hall London.
A Christmas Carol in Prose Being a Ghost Story of Christmas to give the work its full title was the first and the most popular of Dickenss series of Christmas books. Reputable rare book dealers can assist with these but be prepared to dig deep for a true first edition. Small octavo original gilt-stamped cinnamon cloth all edges gilt.
Bound by Bayntun Binder Bath England. Chapman and Hall 1843. 2 ads end of book.
This is a very rare book no 18 of the first fifty published. US many other countries Item. Beginning with the single antique book edition of the story I received from my grandparents.
Painesville Ohio Ships to. FREE shipping on qualifying offers. Since then A Christmas Carol has never been out of print and many new and reprinted editions continue to be published each year.
In this scene the guys check out a first edition of A Christmas Carol It needs some work but its worth having in the shopSubscribe for more from Pawn. The first edition of this beloved novella was published on December 19 1843 by Chapman and Hall in London England. The full title of Charles Dickens most famous work is technically A Christmas Carol in Prose Being a Ghost-Story of Christmas.
D of Dickens on stamp to upper board is perfect conforming to the description of the first impression first issue binding in Smith p27. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens printed in 1844 seventh edition. Chapman Hall 184312mo 162 x 99mm FIRST EDITION Todds first impression first issue with14-15mm.
There is no indication of later edition printed on the title page. Twelvemo 6 166pp 2. Bookplate and commemorative stamp on front endpapers.
254008068765 CHARLES DICKENS A Christmas Carol FIRST EDITION 1890 Rare – Witten Manuscript. FIRST EDITION FIRST ISSUE FIRST STATE with uncorrected text scarce yellow endpapers and title page dated 1843. Three quarter red morocco title in gilt on spine decorative raised bands.
First Edition First State Printing 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. Marbled endpapers all gilt edges.
Light reddish-brown vertically-ribbed cloth with gilt and blindstamping on the boards all page edges gilt. Richmond and Charles Dickens. Christmas Carol The Chimes The Cricket on the Hearth The Battle of Life The Haunted Man.
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