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Dickens, Charles (1812-1870) The Christmas Books.

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
204
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$1,968$1,600

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870) The Christmas Books. London: Bradbury & Evans, 1845-1860.
Five volumes, later editions, including: A Christmas Carol (1860); The Chimes; The Cricket on the Hearth; The Battle of Life; and The Haunted Man; bound in full uniform red calf by Bayntun, spines gilt, a.e.g., very good, housed in a buckram slipcase, 4 1/2 x 6 3/4 in. overall. (5)
Estimate $700-900

A Christmas Carol, London: Bradbury & Evans, 1860; The Chimes, London: Chapman & Hall, 1845, ninth edition; The Cricket on the Hearth, London: Bradbury & Evans, 1846, twelfth edition; The Battle of Life, London: Bradbury & Evans, 1846; The Haunted Man, London: Bradbury & Evans, 1848.


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London, A Christmas Carol

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