A Christmas Carol

By: DICKENS, Charles

Price: £850.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


Early Rackham edition. xi, 147 pp. Publisher's deluxe dark brown leather with gilt decoration & lettering to front board & spine. Top edge gilt. Covers bright. Internally clean. Pictorial endpapers. Front hinge split. Title page in red & black. Colour frontis and eleven full-page colour plates by Arthur Rackham, each with tissue-guard. Wth 18 line drawings throughout the text. The first issue of this book has the frontis tipped-in and the publication dated on the verso of the title-page. This copy is a later issue with the plate printed onto the page and no date. This variant of the later issue in the deluxe binding is not mentioned in Riall's bibliography of Arthur Rackham.

Title: A Christmas Carol

Author Name: DICKENS, Charles

Illustrator: Rackham, Arthur

Categories: Fine Bindings, Illustrated,

Publisher: London and Philadelphia, William Heinemann / J. B. Lippincott Co. N.d. [c. 1915]: 1915

Binding: Full Leather

Book Condition: Near Fine

Size: 8vo.

Book number: 56592

Keywords: Christmas,Stories,Charles,Dickens,Arthur,Rackham