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    The Second European Edition of A Christmas Carol

    Charles Dickens. A Christmas Carol. In Prose. Being a Ghost Story of Christmas. Paris: Baudry's European Library, 1844.

    Second European edition after the Tauchnitz edition of 1843. Twelvemo (6.0625 x 3.75 inches; 154 x 95 mm.). [4, publisher's advertisements], [4], 140 pages.

    Original pale green printed wrappers. There is some light foxing and slight discoloration to the wrappers, the spine is splitting and has been reinforced with tissue, and there is a small puncture mark to the front cover, not affecting border or lettering. Some minor foxing and edge browning to the text, short tear to leaf 2/5 (pp. 33/34), just entering the text, a few additional tiny marginal tears. Generally, this copy is internally quite clean. From the H. Barry Morris Collection.

    Gimbel A83.


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