'Christmas Tales' (spine title): a compendium, containing: [i] Diprose's Annual Book of Fun, Facts, & Fiction; [ii] The Gentleman's Annual (including Old Father Time by Francillon); followed by two more Francillon stories: [iii] In the Dark: in seven watches; and [iv] Mixt with Magic (in seven spells).
'Christmas Tales' (spine title): a compendium, containing: [i] Diprose's Annual Book of Fun, Facts, & Fiction; [ii] The Gentleman's Annual (including Old Father Time by Francillon); followed by two more Francillon stories: [iii] In the Dark: in seven watches; and [iv] Mixt with Magic (in seven spells).
'Christmas Tales' (spine title): a compendium, containing: [i] Diprose's Annual Book of Fun, Facts, & Fiction; [ii] The Gentleman's Annual (including Old Father Time by Francillon); followed by two more Francillon stories: [iii] In the Dark: in seven watches; and [iv] Mixt with Magic (in seven spells).
'Christmas Tales' (spine title): a compendium, containing: [i] Diprose's Annual Book of Fun, Facts, & Fiction; [ii] The Gentleman's Annual (including Old Father Time by Francillon); followed by two more Francillon stories: [iii] In the Dark: in seven watches; and [iv] Mixt with Magic (in seven spells).

'Christmas Tales' (spine title): a compendium, containing: [i] Diprose's Annual Book of Fun, Facts, & Fiction; [ii] The Gentleman's Annual (including Old Father Time by Francillon); followed by two more Francillon stories: [iii] In the Dark: in seven watches; and [iv] Mixt with Magic (in seven spells).

London: 1877. Original editions. Hardcover. [iv], 124pp, [iv] with 8 plates and many text illustrations, some humorous; (3)-144; 128; 128. Contents in very good condition with some foxing or soiling, mostly confined to Diprose's Annual, which also has the only title page. In a new binding of russet cloth with the original spine label. Very Good. Item #18774070

Price: £60.00