Chicago: Monastery Hill Press for Holiday House, New York, 1940. Philip Reed. First Edition. Decorated, inlaid, & gilt-stamped leather. 12mo, red leather with gilt rules, mistletoe, and the colored inlaid figure of a dancing Mr. Wezziwig on the cover [cp.the drawing on page 55]; 15 colored vignettes by Philip Reed; x + 148 + . Near Fine. Item #435
Attractive inlaid decorative leather edition of Dickens' Christmas classic. Cute colored illustrations; handy size; clean, biright, and tight volume--a trifle rubbed at corners. An excellent gift!
There is also a Monastery Hill Press edition of A Christmas Carol with pictorial paper-covered boards over a red cloth spine, with a printed paper spine label.