SET: CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM DICKENS,

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THE GEM LIBRARY COMPRISING TWELVE ATTRACTIVE VOLUMES UNIFORM IN STYLE, SIZE AND PRICE WITH THIS BOOK.
Part of the larger GEM LIBRARY SERIES listed in advert in rear but not titled as such, A SERIES OF TWELVE ATTRACTIVE VOLUMES WITH FULL-COLOUR PICTURES IN DECORATIVE COVER OF VARIED COLOURS, ALL SIMILAR IN STYLE TO THE COVER OF THIS BOOK. 64 PP OF LETTERPRESS, ILLUSTRATED WITH BEAUTIFUL BLACK AND WHITE DRAWINGS AND FULL-PAGE COLOUR PLATE. SIZE 5 IN. BY 71/2 IN.
A CHARMING CARDBOARD CABINET TO HOLD THE TWELVE VOLUMES CA BE SUPPLIED.
brown or green covered boards with elaborate design and oval colour plate illustration,
title also printed on spine, CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM DICKENS printed on back cover in hanging sign with publishing details suspended below.
PUBLISHED BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON. PARIS. NEW YORK. PRINTED IN ENGLAND
64 pages, advert in back listing other GEM LIBRARY SERIES

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LITTLE DAVID COPPERFIELD AND OTHER STORIES
LITTLE DAVID COPPERFIELD AND OTHER STORIES
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green covers with oval color plate illustration, title below,
one color plate frontispiece titled DAVID AND LITTLE EM'LY-plate detached-, and one internal colour plate titled THE MARCHIONESS AND DICK SWIVELLER,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains four stories titled LITTLE DAVID COPPERFIELD, THE MARCHIONESS, LITTLE PAUL DOMBEY, and JENNY WREN

Artist
HAROLD COPPING
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RE-TOLD BY MARY ANGELA DICKENS AND OTHERS
Size
5 x 7.5 in.
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LITTLE NELL. POOR JO. AND OTHER STORIES
LITTLE NELL. POOR JO. AND OTHER STORIES
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brown or green covers with oval color plate illustration, title below,
one color plate frontispiece titled THE RUNAWAY COUPLE, and one internal colour plate titled TROTTY VECK AND HIS DAUGHTER MEG, many in text black and white illustrations,
contains five stories titled LITTLE NELL AND HER GRANDFATHER, TROTTY VECK AND HIS DAUGHTER MEG, THE RUNAWAY COUPLE, POOR JO, THE CROSSING-SWEEPER, and THE BLIND TOY-MAKER

Artist
HAROLD COPPING
Author
RE-TOLD BY MARY ANGELA DICKENS AND OTHERS
Size
5 x 7.5 in.
Categories
SMIKE & DOTHEBOYS HALL AND OTHER STORIES
SMIKE & DOTHEBOYS HALL AND OTHER STORIES
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green or brown covers with oval color plate illustration, title below,
one color plate frontispiece titled THE SPINSTER AUNT, MR. TUPMAN, AND THE FAT BOY, and one internal colour plate titled MR. PICKWICK SLIDES,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains four stories titled SMIKE AND DOTHEBOYS HALL, THE FAT BOY, THE LITTLE KENWIGS, and LITTLE DORRIT OF THE MARSHALSEA

Artist
HAROLD COPPING
Author
RE-TOLD BY MARY ANGELA DICKENS AND OTHERS
Size
5 x 7.5 in.
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TINY TIM. OLIVER TWIST. PIP'S ADVENTURE.
TINY TIM. OLIVER TWIST. PIP'S ADVENTURE.
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brown covers with oval color plate illustration, title below,
one color plate frontispiece titled OLIVER TWIST AND MR. BUMBLE, and one internal colour plate titled OLIVER TWIST ASKS FOR MORE!,
many in text black and white illustrations,
contains three stories titled TINY TIM, OLIVER TWIST, and PIP'S ADVENTURE.

Artist
HAROLD COPPING
Author
RE-TOLD BY MARY ANGELA DICKENS AND OTHERS
Size
5 x 7.5 in.
Categories