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The cricket on the hearth : a fairy tale of home / by Charles Dickens ; and seven posthumous illustrations by Hugh Thomson.

Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 (Author). Thomson, Hugh, 1860-1920 illustrator. (Added Author). Gibbings, Robert, 1889-1958 book designer. (Added Author). Golden Cockerel Press, printer. (Added Author). Limited Editions Club, former owner. (Added Author). Limited Editions Club Collection (Library of Congress) (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Cage] [q] ISLM 832 D548cr (Text) 906831-1001 Cage General Quartos Available -

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  • Physical Description: x, 70 pages, [7] leaves of plates : color illustrations ; 32 cm
  • Publisher: [London] : Golden Cockerel Press printed for the members of Ltd. Editions Club, 1933.

Content descriptions

General Note: "This edition ... reprinted from the first edition published by Bradbury and Evans in 1846 ... consists of fifteen hundred copies designed by Robert Gibbings"--Colophon.
Issued in slipcase.
LC has copy no. 1 in slipcase.
Citation/References Note: Newman & Wiche. Great and good books, 51
Limited Editions Club. Bibliography of the fine books published by the Limited Editions Club, 1929-1985, no. 51
Ownership and Custodial History: Acquired as part of an archival set from the publisher in 2008.
Genre: Christmas stories.

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