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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
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLU
Citation location within source
page 877
Citation source
Osborne Collection of early children’s books, 1566-1910
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
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
  • Title-page printed in red and blue ink, within decorative border
  • Preface dated December, 1843
  • Includes four illustrated engraved plates, hand-colored, and numerous black-and white textual illustrations by John Leech
  • Publisher's advertisements: [2] pages at end
  • 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)
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
[8], 166, [2] pages, [4] leaves of plates
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy: in original publisher's gilt-stamped brown cloth boards. Presentation inscription on front endleaf "To Miss Luisa Ingrahamson [?] from her affectionate friend M.T. Muir [?], dated March 14, 1844 [?]; small yellow booklabel on front pastedown of the circulating library of booksellers D[avid] Wyllie & Son in Aberdeen; in lower left corner is the booklabel of children's book collector Elvah Karshner. Affixed to rear endpaper is an illustration cut from another text, with caption "God bless us everyone said Tiny Tim."
Other physical details
illustrations (some hand-colored)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31640134
  • ucoclc31640134
Label
A Christmas carol in prose : being a ghost story of Christmas, by Charles Dickens ; with illustrations by John Leech
Publication
Manufacture
Note
  • Title-page printed in red and blue ink, within decorative border
  • Preface dated December, 1843
  • Includes four illustrated engraved plates, hand-colored, and numerous black-and white textual illustrations by John Leech
  • Publisher's advertisements: [2] pages at end
  • 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)
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
[8], 166, [2] pages, [4] leaves of plates
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy: in original publisher's gilt-stamped brown cloth boards. Presentation inscription on front endleaf "To Miss Luisa Ingrahamson [?] from her affectionate friend M.T. Muir [?], dated March 14, 1844 [?]; small yellow booklabel on front pastedown of the circulating library of booksellers D[avid] Wyllie & Son in Aberdeen; in lower left corner is the booklabel of children's book collector Elvah Karshner. Affixed to rear endpaper is an illustration cut from another text, with caption "God bless us everyone said Tiny Tim."
Other physical details
illustrations (some hand-colored)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31640134
  • ucoclc31640134

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