Category: Modern First Editions

CHRISTMAS TALES. A Christmas Carol, The Chimes, The Cricket on The Hearth, The Haunted Man, A Christmas Tree, What Christmas Is As We Grow Older, The Poor Relation's Story, The Seven Poor Travellers, The Holly Tree and Doctor Marigold. Stock code: 13494


First edition thus. Publisher's original red cloth with gilt titles to the spine and black titles to the upper board, in dustwrapper. Illustrated throughout with 16 full page colour plates by H. M. Brock. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square, the contents without previous owner's inscriptions or stamps, a little spotting to the margins of the prelims otherwise clean throughout. Complete with the very good rubbed and nicked dustwrapper which has small stain to the bottom left of the upper panel and a couple of pieces of tape to the underside. Scarce in the dustwrapper.




This beautiful illustrated edition contains four stories from Dickens' "Christmas Books" and six stories from "Christmas Stories".