A Christmas Carol.London, William Heinemann; J. B. Lippincott, Philadelphia, 1915 Stock Code: 113103
NotesFirst Rackham trade edition, first issue with the mounted frontispiece and the date printed on the verso of the title page. The bibliographies claim that the frontispiece is mounted on green paper, but in our experience it is invariably white.
Octavo. Original green cloth, titles and pictorial design to spine and front cover in black, pictorial endpapers. With the dust jacket printed in green and red.
Colour frontispiece mounted on white paper and 11 colour plates with captioned tissue guards, black and white illustrations in the text, by Rackham.
Cloth on spine very slightly faded, free endpapers foxed, half-title and last leaf verso browned, else a fine copy in the jacket that is lightly toned with wear to extremities and a small chip mid spine.
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