London: 1843 - 48. Divers editions. 5 volumes. Illustrated [Carol with requisite 4 hand-colored plates by Leech]. 8vo. ~6 5/8" x 4-1/4". Volumes uniformly rebound, by Zahnsdorf, in deep red polished calf with elaborate gilt decorated spines, dentelles, AEG. Original cloth covers bound in at rear. All volumes with some light shelfwear, spines a bit sun darkened. The odd nick here & there. Some uneven sunning to the boards, but not in an obtrusive fashion. A solid & respectible VG set. Item #2266.3
Edition & Issue: Carol- 2nd edition ; Chimes- Tenth edition ; Battle- 1st edition, 4th issue ; Cricket- 21st edition ; Haunted Man- 1st edition .