Hardback, approx 8 x 6 ins. Tall 8vo. In blue cloth covers with gilt to spine and elaborate gilt design to front. Grey decorated endpapers. In very good condition. Lovely bright and clean cover. Neat inscription to front endpaper “Marion Pyle June 1918.” Mild foxing to edges. Foxing to half title mild foxing spots to pages throughout, mostly to edges. Colour plates clean and bright. Else a clean and tight copy. 138pp. With colour plates tipped in to captioned brown paper. Beautifully illustrated edition of Dicken’s second Christmas Book, originally published in the 1840s.
Dickens, Charles CHARLES DICKENS, Chimes, Hugh Thompson, Christmas Book, Hodder & Stoughton, Hardback, blue cloth, decorative, gilt, design, “Marion Pyle June 1918, colour plates, illustrated, 1913, 1910