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Signed first edition a christmas carol

Dec 22, 2011. A rare first edition of the Charles Dickens - A Christmas Carol. a known British actor, and was dated and signed on New Year's Day of 1844. Before you start receiving magnificent Signed First Editions, think of this as the ultimate gift for Christmas, Graduation, Weddings, Birthdays or whatever occasion calls for an above-average, thoughtful present.

Placing a Value on Old Books. You can also choose to limit your search to first editions, signed editions. Learn About A Christmas Carol. Signed limited edition, number 352 of only 525 copies, of the “Bible of Christmas, ” with 12 beautiful mounted color plates and 20 in-text line cuts by Rackham and signed by him. A lovely copy in fine condition with original silk ties intact. Information on buying and collecting A Christmas Carol by Dickens, Charles with a guide to first edition.

Limited edition, copy 58 of 550 signed by Rackham. A Christmas Carol, Charles Dickens, Illus Arthur Rackham, William Heinemann, 1915, 147pp. Key feature: This first edition is one of Rackham's most complete works. A remarkable work, and certainly one. Handwritten and Signed Fair Copy of Clement Clarke Moore's" 'Twas the Night Before Christmas" - The Only One in Private Hands! Certainly one of the best-known and best-loved poems in the history of the English language, it is known to most by its first line; the actual title is" A Visit from St.

Nicholas. " First editions, first issues of all five of Charles Dickens' Christmas Books. Octavo, original cloth, 5 volumes. A Christmas Carol, in First edition in book form, first issue, vol.

II signed by Dickens on the title page, " Charles Dickens, Paris, Eighteenth February 1855". This is almost certainly the inscribed copy referred to by Dickens in his letter of the same date to Laura, Lady Olliffe, wife of the physician Sir Joseph Francis Olliffe ( ). First editions of all five of Charles Dickens’ Christmas Books, chief among them a first issue of A Christmas Carol, the veritable “Bible of Christmas.

” Octavo, 5 volumes. Bound in full red polished calf by Zaehnsdorf, raised bands, elaborately gilt-decorated spines, marbled endpapers. By special arrangement with Mr. H. S, Nichols, of New York, The Atlantic Monthly Press issues this reproduction of the first edition of" A Christmas Carol.

" When it was brought out by Mr. Nichols in 1914, it bore the following" Indorsement, " signed by him: The bibliographies state that the first impression of the trade edition has the frontispiece mounted on dark green paper and the date 1915 on the title verso.

This copy has the frontispiece printed directly on plate paper, supposedly one sign of later issue, yet with the date 1915 on the title verso. Placing a Value on Old Books. You can also choose to limit your search to first editions, signed editions, or hardcover. Learn About A Christmas Carol. A Christmas Carol. In Prose. Being a Ghost Story of Christmas, commonly known as A Christmas Carol, is a novella by Charles Dickens, first published in London by Chapman& Hall in 1843; the first edition was.

. the 20th century the Queen of Norway sent gifts to London's crippled children signed" With Tiny Tim's Love".

Christmas Carol rare book for sale. This First Edition, Signed by Arthur RACKHAM, Charles DICKENS is available at Bauman Rare Books. The answer is. the famous first edition of the Charles Dickens book – A Christmas Carol. This immortal novel written by Charles Dickens is easily one of the most loved Christmas stories ever written, while the scarcity of its first edition has given some fortunate book collectors a holiday to celebrate.

Charles Dickens, First Edition, Signed. contains the original book which states: 'This special edition of A Christmas Carol follows the version cut by Charles. Find great deals on eBay for A Christmas Carol First Edition in Books on Antiquarian and Collectibles.

Shop with confidence. Peter Harrington Rare Books - First Edition Books, Signed, Inscribed& Collectibles. Colour frontispiece and title page from the first edition of A Christmas Carol. A Christmas Carol: Being a Ghost Story of Christmas by Charles Dickens and a. 1st. Former Library book.

Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable. First Editions, First Printings SIGNED by Charles Dickens on a hand written check laid into the" Christmas Carol" The" Christmas Carol" has the First Issue points with text uncorrected, " Stave I" as first chapter heading, red and blue title-page dated 1843, and blue half-title.

Read anbout the 'First edition of A Christmas Carol' on the British Library's Discovering Literature website.