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Dickens, Charles
1844 Charles Dickens / The Christmas Carol 1st US Edition
A CHRISTMAS CAROL 1844 FRIST US EDITION Philadephia: Carey & Hart, 1844 Edition: 1st US clothbound edition. Cf. Edgar & Vail, p. 21; Gimbel A80; McGuire Collection, 31; Wilkins, p. 38) Description: Philadephia: Carey & Hart, 1844. 1st US clothbound edition. Cf. Edgar & Vail, p. 21; Gimbel A80; McGuire Collection, 31; Wilkins, p. 38). [8], 158, [2 (blank)] pp. T.p. printed in red & blue. Half-title printed in blue ink. Illustrated with 8 plates after the originals by Leech; 4 hand-colored & 4 black & white. 12mo. 6-3/8" x 4-1/8". Original publisher's deep purple cloth binding, with gilt stamped title lettering to spine & boards stamped in blind. Binding worn, with chipping to spine ends, spine panel sunned alittle, volume a bit cocked. Two bookplates to front paste-down; two prior owner inscriptions. Usual bit of foxing throughout. Overall very nice and RARE! [Attributes: First Edition]
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