Dickens's Children : Ten Drawings by Jessie Willcox Smith (First Canadian Edition). Charles Dickens.

Dickens's Children : Ten Drawings by Jessie Willcox Smith (First Canadian Edition)

Toronto, ON: McClelland and Goodchild, (1912). Jessie Willcox Smith. First Canadian Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth over boards, title and decorations stamped in gilt onto upper board, circular color insert showing Tiny Tim and Bob Cratchit on Christmas Day, top edge gilt, 8vo (9-7/16 inches [24 cm] tall), pp. unpaginated [48], illustrated with 10 color plates by Jessie Wilcox Smith. The first issue, Binding State A. Volume with light wear to covers and solid bumps to spine ends, toning to endpapers, some browning to first and last few leaves - more so to half-title - not affecting illustrations. Good Plus. Item #2282

Scarce Canadian edition having Scribner's sheets and a McClelland and Goodchild title page. Ref. Spadoni & Donnelly, 49. This 1912 Canadian edition not found in Nudelman, which does however, mention the two UK printings.

Price: $125.00 CAD  other currencies

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