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    The William E. Self Family Collection Part I The Kenyon Starling Library Of Charles Dickens

    2 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 105

    DICKENS, Charles. The Chimes: A Goblin Story of some Bells that Rang an Old Year Out, and a New Year In. New York: E. Winchester, New World Press, [1845].

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    DICKENS, Charles. The Chimes: A Goblin Story of some Bells that Rang an Old Year Out, and a New Year In. New York: E. Winchester, New World Press, [1845].

    (237 x 144 mm). 32 pages sewn as issued. (Lightly stained, some marginal tears, not affecting the text.) Original buff printed paper wrappers (lightly soiled, edges creased and a bit scuffed); grey cloth folding box. Provenance: Kenyon Starling (bookplate).

    Third American edition. First published in America by Harper & Brothers, New York, 1845. Edgar & Vail p. 22; Yale/Gimbel A89.


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