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DLE: A Christmas Carol

Easton Press Collectors

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Edited: Dec 17, 2013, 4:20pm Top

Dear Fellow EP Aficionados,

I hope you are having a wonderful holiday season! I am happy to share with you some images from a book which I think is very fitting for this time of year, it is none other than A Chrismas Carol! Sure, this tale has had numerous illustrations over the years. So how does the latest EP DLE stand? Well, I think it's superb! The illustrations by Caniglia are truly inspired. I am a fan of his surreal/macabre work, which I feel is perfect for this timeless tale. The book itself is also luxurious, and top-quality. That said, I hope you find a wonderful title or two added to your collection, and again, season's greetings!

Dec 18, 2013, 3:56am Top

Thanks, these are wonderful pictures, would you be able to show more of the slipcase and the outer of the book, gilding?

Dec 18, 2013, 12:46pm Top

2: Glad you like the pics. I may be able to take more later, but not at this moment. I will say that the slipcase is very high quality. Velvet inside, and it's very sturdy. The gilding looks fine. I have not seen any blemishes, but to be honest I don't go over it with a magnifying glass. Let me know if there's anything in particular you want to know. Also, it is signed by the artist, just like LEC books.

Edited: Jan 15, 12:52pm Top

I think some of you have been waiting for a reasonably priced “Christmas Carol” DLE signed by illustrator Caniglia. They seldom appear on the market and have been priced at around $600 on eBay. But here is a link to a like new copy that was just listed on abe.com for $392. https://www.abebooks.com/Christmas-Carol-Signed-Limited-Edition-Bound/3020532489...

Jan 15, 8:27pm Top

>4 jroger1:

Thanks for the heads up.

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