First edition with these illustrations. Complete in 5 volumes. Publisher's red, blue, brown and green cloth with oval pictorial onlay and gilt titles to the upper boards, titles in gilt to the spine. Christmas Carol with 27 illustrations, The Chimes with 30 illustrations, The Battle of life with 29 illustrations, The Haunted Man with 30 illustrations in montone by Charles Green R. I. The Cricket on the Hearth with 22 monotone illustrations by L. Rossi. An attractive very good or better set, the bindings square and firm, the contents entirely complete, without loose pages and without previous owner's inscriptions or stamps. There is a single closed tear to the bottom edge of one page of the introduction to The Haunted Man. All illustrations are present as called for and in fine condition.
The Centenary Edition of Charles Dickens' Christmas Books printed on high quality gloss paper with original illustrations commissioned specifically for this edition.
Stock code: 15561