(BROCK, C. E.) IRVING, Washington.

The Keeping of Christmas at Bracebridge Hall.

With twenty-four coloured illustrations by C. E. Brock.

London: J. M. Dent & Co.; E. P. Dutton & Co., New York, 1906 Stock Code: 132488
£150.00

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Notes

First Brock edition, in the publisher's deluxe vellum, and the first edition of the text in this format, amalgamating sections of Irving's Sketch Book (1819) and Bracebridge Hall (1822).

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Description

Octavo. Original vellum, elaborately gilt to spine and front cover, pictorial endpapers, top edge gilt, others untrimmed.

Illustrations

Colour frontispiece, vignette title, and 22 plates by C. E. Brock.

Condition

Covers bowed as often, some light foxing, else a very good copy.

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