London: Chapman & Hall, 1843-1848. First editions. Five vols., uniform small 8vos; frontispieces; 166, 175, 174, 175 &188pp; original cloth; a.e.g. Inscription in final volume; blank paper label on first blank leaf of third volume; varying degrees of wear to cloth covers, especially to the spines; some internal marks. Worn copies destined for new bindings. Item #205753
The complete set of Dickens's Christmas Books. A Christmas Carol here is in brown cloth, with "Stave One" on the first page and an intact "D" in the author's name on the front cover. A set in need of rebinding.