A Christmas Carol.
London: P. R. Gawthorn Ltd., [October, 1944]. Small 4to., -115 pp., title-page printed in pink and black, one initial, 5 full page color plates including frontis, and 12 full page b&w plates with captions printed in green. Original red cloth with title stamped to upper board in bold black, top-edge red. Boards are slightly bumped at the corners, some minor foxing; otherwise a very good copy. Bookplate of Jolan Steiner to front pastedown. First edition thus, illustrated by Emil Weiss. Another newly illustrated edition of A Christmas Carol, perfectly composed for reading on Christmas Eve with a child. Illustrations are paired with lovely green script captions, and color plates are as warm as Christmas morning, with primary colors and pinks.
(Item Id: 108422)