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    First Edition of a Dickens Christmas Classic

    Charles Dickens. The Cricket on the Hearth. London: Bradbury and Evans, 1846.

    First edition. Octavo. 174 pages.

    Recased in modern half scarlet polished morocco over original red cloth boards. Raised bands with gilt lettering and designs to spine. Original gilt stamped lettering and fireplace vignette to top board. All edges gilt. New endpapers. Binding slightly cocked. Near fine.

    Eckel, 119. Smith, II, 6.


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