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Dickens, Charles (1812-1870)

Auction:
2256
Lot:
338
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$1,763$1,500

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2256
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 21, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870), [The Christmas Books], A Christmas Carol, London: Chapman and Hall, 1843, mixed early issue, (fair condition); The Chimes, London, 1845: Chapman and Hall, first edition, second state, (bumped, some fraying, endpaper lacking); The Cricket on the Hearth, London, 1846: Bradbury and Evans, first edition, first state, (minor bumping and chipping, toning); The Battle of Life, London, 1846: Bradbury and Evans, first edition, fourth state, (minor wear and soiling); The Haunted Man and the Ghost's Bargain, London, 1848: Bradbury and Evans, second issue with first issue ads, (joints weak/splitting, bumped); all 12mo.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Keywords

London, A Christmas Carol, The Cricket, Chapman

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