Title: A Tale of Two Cities, A Christmas Carol and Other Stories
Author: Charles Dickens, Hablot K. Browne (illus), John Leece (illus)
Publisher: Hazell, Watson & Viney. No date, probably 1920s or 1930.
Condition: Hardcover, blue cloth. Some fraying to top of spine. One blank page torn out. Illustrated. Text clean. 2 books bound in one. Black and white illustrations throughout.
About the book:
1. A Tale of Two Cities
2. A Christmas Carol
3. The Chimes
4. The Cricket on the Hearth
5. The Battle of Life
6. The Haunted Man
About Dickens (from Wikipedia):
Charles Dickens was an English writer and social critic. He created some of the world’s most memorable fictional characters and is generally regarded as the greatest novelist of the Victorian period. During his life, his works enjoyed unprecedented fame, and by the twentieth century his literary genius was broadly acknowledged by critics and scholars. His novels and short stories continue to be widely popular.