Lot 75: DICKENS, CHARLES. A Christmas Carol. In Prose. Being a Ghost Story of Christmas.
November 10, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: DICKENS, CHARLES. A Christmas Carol. In Prose. Being a Ghost Story of Christmas. Printed in two columns; publisher's advertisements printed on wrapper verso, and with 1-page additional ads on first page. 8vo, original sewn printed wrappers, vertical folding crease, scattered foxing, few short closed edge tears; ownership inscription to top of front wrapper, contents moderately foxed. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1844
Notes: uncommon second american edition, preceded by an edition published in Philadelphia by Carey & Hart in the same year. Yale/Gimbel A81.