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    Charles Dickens. Group of Five Christmas Books, comprising: A Christmas Carol. Illustrated by Charles Green R. I. [Together with:] The Battle of Life. Illustrated by Charles Green R. I. [And:] The Cricket on the Hearth. Illustrated by L. Rossi. [And:] The Haunted Man. Illustrated by Charles Green R. I. [And:] The Chimes. Illustrated by Charles Green R. I. London: A. & F. Pears Ltd., [1908]. First editions thus. Five volumes. Quarto. Various paginations. Frontispieces; full-page and in-text illustrations throughout. Publisher's cloth, spines and fronts lettered in gilt, fronts with black decorative stamping and oval pictorial onlay; all text block edges trimmed; Pears soap advertisement endpapers. A few backstrips slightly sunned; minor wear resulting in a trace of fraying to cloth at extremities of bindings. Slight toning to a few sets of endpapers. Faint specks of foxing to text block edges; one text block with a handful of creased pages. Very good.

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    December, 2019
    5th Thursday
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