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Title Christmas Books of Mr. M. A. Titmarsh, the : Mrs. Perkin's Ball ; Our Street ; Dr. Birch ; the Kickleburys on the Rhine ; the Rose and the Ring (Leather Binding, 1871)
Book Condition Very Good with no dust jacket
Publisher London: Smith, Elder & Company; 1871
Illustrator Illustrated by W. M. Thackeray
Seller ID 16199
488 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Full dark blue-green leather, six compartments on spine, beautiful gilt rules and decor on both boards and spine, decorative inner dentelles, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt, [viii] + 328 pages + 76 full-page b/w line illustrations by the author on unnumbered plates. ; This edition dated 1871, no date on reverse of title page; we acquired it in a lot of books from 1880s. ; Edges show moderate wear. Gift note in old ink on front blank page. Former owner has affixed five additional illustrations by Thackeray onto front and rear blank pages. Binding tight. Overall quite an attractive book.