DICKENS, Charles. A Christmas Carol. (SECOND EDITION - 1843)



TITLE: A Christmas Carol.

PUBLISHER: London: Chapman & Hall, 1843.

DESCRIPTION: SECOND EDITION. 1 vol., title-page printed in red and blue, illustrated with 4 hand colored engraved plates by John Leech and 4 black and white illustrations by W.J. Linton.  Bound in full tan calf, ribbed gilt decorated spine, covers triple ruled in gilt, gilt dentelles, gilt lettered red and green spine labels, original cloth covers and spine bound in the rear, all edges gilt, by Morrell.

CONDITION: Spine expertly relined, head and foot of spine renewed, a VERY GOOD copy.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Three editions all dated 1843 were published before the new year of 1844.  Two additional leaves are bound in the rear of this volume stating that this book belonged to Eugenie Field and signed by Eugenie Field's son and wife and notarized on Dec. 20, 1929.