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The haunted man and the ghost's bargain ; a fancy for Christmas-time / by Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens

RA Collection: Book

Record number




1st edition


London: Bradbury & Evans, 11, Bouverie Street, 1848

Physical Description

[6], 188 p. : ill. ; 17 cm.

General Note

Added engraved t.p. is one of the leaves of plates.
Publisher's advertisement leaf at beginning.
The fifth and last of Dickens's Christmas novellas

Copy Note

The front pastedown carries a bookseller's ticket, which reads, 'Robert Stewart, Bookseller, Paisley'

Binding Note

Edition binding of red cloth blocked in gold with border in blind ; gilt edges.


Illustrated book
Fiction - English - 19th century


Sir John Tenniel, illustrator
Clarkson Stanfield RA, illustrator
Frank Stone ARA, illustrator
John Leech, illustrator
Edward Corbould, wood engraver
Dalziel Brothers (London), wood engraver
Martin & Corbould, wood-engraver
Smith & Cheltnam, wood-engraver