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The Resource A Christmas carol in prose : being a ghost story of Christmas, by Charles Dickens ; with illustrations by John Leech

A Christmas carol in prose : being a ghost story of Christmas, by Charles Dickens ; with illustrations by John Leech

Label
A Christmas carol in prose : being a ghost story of Christmas
Title
A Christmas carol in prose
Title remainder
being a ghost story of Christmas
Statement of responsibility
by Charles Dickens ; with illustrations by John Leech
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Illustrator
Printer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
no. 684
Citation source
Sadleir, M. XIX century fiction
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR4572
LC item number
.C68 1843
Literary form
non fiction
Label
A Christmas carol in prose : being a ghost story of Christmas, by Charles Dickens ; with illustrations by John Leech
Instantiates
Publication
Manufacture
Note
  • First edition, first issue. "This issue, with yellow endpapers and "Stave I" is now accepted as the first. All known presentation copies are of this variant"--M. Sadleir, XIX century fiction
  • Title page printed in red and blue
  • Includes four illustrated plates in color and numerous black-and-white textual illustrations by John Leech
  • Publisher's advertisements on last two pages
  • Issued in publisher's brown ribbed cloth boards; title within holly wreath, both stamped in gilt on upper boardd; blind-stamped ivy borders; gilt spine title; glazed yellow endpapers; all edges gilt
Dimensions
17 cm (8vo)
Extent
[8], 166, [2] pages, [4] leaves of plates
Lccn
47033462
Note
  • Clark copy: Bound in blue morocco, gold tooled, gilt edges. Original brown cloth covers and back-strip bound in.
  • Spec. Coll. Sadleir copy: in original publisher's gilt-stamped brown cloth boards. Ownership inscription on front endleaf of Thomas Lister Marsden of London. Forms part of the Michael Sadleir Collection of 19th Century British Fiction. Housed in modern light brown cloth slipcase, with Sadleir number "Sadleir 684" stamped in black.
  • Spec. Coll. CBC copy: in original publisher's gilt-stamped brown cloth boards. Small paper booklabel on front pastedown of children's book collector Bernard M. Meeks. Negatives available in Special Collections.
Other physical details
illustrations (hand-colored etchings, woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)55746801
  • ucoclc55746801
Label
A Christmas carol in prose : being a ghost story of Christmas, by Charles Dickens ; with illustrations by John Leech
Publication
Manufacture
Note
  • First edition, first issue. "This issue, with yellow endpapers and "Stave I" is now accepted as the first. All known presentation copies are of this variant"--M. Sadleir, XIX century fiction
  • Title page printed in red and blue
  • Includes four illustrated plates in color and numerous black-and-white textual illustrations by John Leech
  • Publisher's advertisements on last two pages
  • Issued in publisher's brown ribbed cloth boards; title within holly wreath, both stamped in gilt on upper boardd; blind-stamped ivy borders; gilt spine title; glazed yellow endpapers; all edges gilt
Dimensions
17 cm (8vo)
Extent
[8], 166, [2] pages, [4] leaves of plates
Lccn
47033462
Note
  • Clark copy: Bound in blue morocco, gold tooled, gilt edges. Original brown cloth covers and back-strip bound in.
  • Spec. Coll. Sadleir copy: in original publisher's gilt-stamped brown cloth boards. Ownership inscription on front endleaf of Thomas Lister Marsden of London. Forms part of the Michael Sadleir Collection of 19th Century British Fiction. Housed in modern light brown cloth slipcase, with Sadleir number "Sadleir 684" stamped in black.
  • Spec. Coll. CBC copy: in original publisher's gilt-stamped brown cloth boards. Small paper booklabel on front pastedown of children's book collector Bernard M. Meeks. Negatives available in Special Collections.
Other physical details
illustrations (hand-colored etchings, woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)55746801
  • ucoclc55746801

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