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A Christmas Carol

Dickens, Charles & Greg Hildebrandt

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ISBN 10: 0671455990 / ISBN 13: 9780671455996
Published by Simon & Schuster (Juv), New York, 1983
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Green cloth with paste down color painting by Hildebrandt on front cover. Red and gold gilt decoration and title on cover and spine. Green colored end papers. All edges gilt. Beautifully bound copy of this Christmas classic. Illustrated by the gold medal recipient from the Society of Illustrators. Hildebrandt is a fantasy illustrator who did the "Star Wars" poster. ; 9.80 X 8.10 X 0.70 inches; 122 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 18926

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Title: A Christmas Carol

Publisher: Simon & Schuster (Juv), New York

Publication Date: 1983

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

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A miser learns the true meaning of Christmas when three ghostly visitors review his past and foretell his future.


In the history of English literature, Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol, which has been continuously in print since it was first published in the winter of 1843, stands out as the quintessential Christmas story. What makes this charming edition of Dickens's immortal tale so special is the collection of 80 vivid illustrations by Everett Shinn (1876-1953). Shinn, a well-known artist in his time, was a popular illustrator of newspapers and magazines whose work displayed a remarkable affinity for the stories of Charles Dickens, evoking the bustling street life of the mid-1800s. Printed on heavy, cream-colored paper stock, the edges of the pages have been left rough, simulating the way in which the story might have appeared in Dickens's own time. Though countless editions of this classic have been published over the years, this one stands out as particularly beautiful, nostalgic, and evocative of the spirit of Christmas.

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