THE CHIMES


12mo (5¼” x 7½”). Holiday Edition. Unsigned binding design and signed title page likely by Margaret Armstrong. Decorations, full page color frontis., 3 additional full page color illustrations and 11 full page black and white illustrations by Frederick Simpson Coburn. a.e.g. Dickens' 1844 Christmas story of Toby "Trotty" Veck, a poor, working class man who has lost his faith in humanity. He is visited on New Year's eve by spirits to restore his faith. Although this Margaret Armstrong design is not in GE, OCLC tentatively attributes the design to her. Scarce in this condition.

Title: THE CHIMES

Author Name: [Armstrong, Margaret (binding design and title page); Coburn, Frederick Simpson (illustrator and decorations)]; Dickens, Charles

Illustrator: Armstrong, Margaret (binding design and title page); Coburn, Frederick Simpson (illustrator and decorations)

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Thus

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1911

Binding: cloth

Book Condition: fine

Seller ID: 602