DICKENS' DREAM CHILDREN

DICKENS' DREAM CHILDREN

Set Information

Set Title:THE GOLDEN TREASURY LIBRARY
Set Comment

Undated, but approx 1920's-1930's. Red, green or blue cloth covers with pictorial pastedown illustration to front board, and gilt titles to spine. Some titles also come with cheaper linen type cloth cover with no picture. Catalogue to rear pages. Colour plate to frontispiece, plus five full page illustrations in text with several black and white drawings throughout.
come with and without THE GOLDEN TREASURY LIBRARY on spine, originally issued with an ARTISTIC WRAPPER IN FULL COLOUR
originally eight titles but expanded to twenty one, more titles listed but all seem legitimate, some come with Tuck advertising to back pages

Item Information

Item Title:DICKENS' DREAM CHILDREN
Item Comment

red or green cloth covered boards with pictorial paste down colour illustration, title in gold to spine,
WITH A FORWARD BY PERCY FITZGERALD
frontispiece is titled OLIVER TWIST AND MR. BUMBLE, with internal color illustrations MR SQUEERS AND A NEW PUPIL, THE SPINSTER AUNT, MR TUPMAN, AND THE FAT BOY, THE RUNAWAY COUPLE, THE MARCHIONESS AND DICK SWIVELLER, TINY TIM AND HIS FATHER,
288 pages

Artist:HAROLD COPPING AND OTHERS
Author
MARY ANGELA DICKENS (CHARLES DICKENS' GRAND-DAUGHTER) AND OTHERS
Size:5 x 7.5 in.
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