THE CRICKET ON THE HEARTH, by Charles Dickens - 1846 [1st US Ed?]


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Old, well-used and well-kept, with commensurate wear and aging. Please see description and photos for more details.


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The Cricket on the Hearth

by Charles Dickens

32 pages + 16 pages ad. 5.75 x 9.5 inches.

Publishing Info: Harper & Brothers, Publishers. New York. 1846.

Overall in GOOD condition.

  • Probable 1st edition of this Dickens short story.
  • Includes newspaper clipping about sale of Dickens reading copy of this short story.
  • Binding is sewn, holding the pages of the story together; brown paper covers are detached, dirty and chipped; overall edges are rough.
  • Horizontal creasing shows that it had been folded in half at some point.
  • The small type used for story is crisp and clear; text has some pencil in margins; foxing scattered throughout.

AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

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Binding: Paperback
Subject: Literature & Fiction
Topic: Fairy Tales & Fantasy
Year Printed: 18460000
Origin: American
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
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