Small 8vo, 275 pgs + ads. Ads list Aunt Jane books up to this title, indicating a first edition. Full bound beige cloth with oval pictorial paper label on front board. Black and white frontis, no other plates. Spine slightly cocked, light dust soil to cloth and block edges, binding beginning to crack at pg. 275 but still holding, "christmas gift from mother" on ffep.
"A SERIES OF UNFORTUNATE EVENTS, BOOK THE FIRST. Snicket's stamp appears on dedication page with the date 12.II.2000 inked in. Previous owner's name appears on front free endpaper. Board show some shelfwear with rubbing and light chipping to title on spine. Otherwise a nice signed copy. 12mo, 162 pages.
Inscribed by Wiggin, â€œAnd Carol is born again in every chime of Christmas bells that peal glad tidings, and in every Christmas author sung by Christmas voices. Kate Douglas Wigginâ€™â€ Mild foxing throughout. Illustrated by Katherine Wireman.
Small 8vo, 270 pgs + ads. Full bound brown cloth with black and white stamped pictorial cover, black title on spine. Black and white frontis, no other plates. Light dust soil to block edges, cornertips slightly bumped. Previous owner's name in ink on ffep, otherwise clean and solid.