Cambridge, Massachusetts: Candlewick Press, 2002. Marcia Williams. First U.S. Edition. Pictorial boards. Folio (11 3/4" x 10 1/4"), glossy pictorial cloth depicting Dickens' house with a window for each of five books: Great Expectations, Oliver Twist, A Christmas Carol, David Copperfield, and A Tale of Two Cities, cover art repeated on pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) by Marcia WIlliams, who has illustrated the book with color comic-book style panels, marbled endpapers with a Table of Contents (front) and image of Dickens (rear), 45 pages. Weight: 1 lb. 6 oz. Fine / Fine. Item #6130
Five Lively Retellings of major works by Charles Dickens: Great Expectations, Oliver Twist, A Christmas Carol, David Copperfield, and A Tale of Two Cities.
Marcia Williams (born 1945) is a prize-winning, British author who has written and illustrated many children's books, including The Romans: Gods, Emperors, and Dormice; Greek Myths; Tales from Shakespeare: Tales of Gods and Pharaohs; and The Elephant's Friend and Other Tales from Ancient India.
SUPERIOR CONDITION: solid copy with bright, colorful and unmarked illustrations.