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    Charles Dickens. A Curious Dance Round a Curious Tree. [London]: St. Luke's Hospital, 1852.

    First edition. Twelvemo. 19 pages plus two pages of advertisements.

    Publisher's wrappers. Housed in a custom red leather slipcase. Moderate edge wear, including a small closed tear on the front cover. Light dust-soiling to the pages. Overall, very good condition.

    Originally published in the January 17, 1852 issue of Household Words. With Dickens' consent, in 1860, it was reissued in pamphlet form by the Hospital management as a fund-raising mechanism. From the H. Barry Morris Collection.


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