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The Cricket on the Hearth. A Fairy Tale of Home.

Dickens, Charles

Published by New York. Harper & Brothers., 1846
Soft cover
From Gadshill (Providence, RI, U.S.A.)

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32 pp. 8vo. The Christmas Book for 1846, by Dickens. One of his most popular stories in its first American edition. Also became a very popular dramatization, especially with Joseph Jefferson as Caleb Plummer. Owner's signature at top of p.1. Except for the lack of rear cover and ads, a better than good copy. Edgar & Vail call it "probably the first American edition," over that of Wiley. Foxing.Lacks rear wrapper and advertisements. Water stain throughout. Else Good +. Edgar & Vail, p. 23. Podeschi A93. VanderPoel B403. Brown printed paper wraps. Double columns. Sewn. Bookseller Inventory # 10121

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Title: The Cricket on the Hearth. A Fairy Tale of ...

Publisher: New York. Harper & Brothers.

Publication Date: 1846

Binding: Soft cover

Edition: First American Edition.

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