A Christmas Carol in Prose: Being a Ghost Story of Christmas

Illustrated by Ignaz Marcel Gaugengigl (American (born in Germany), 1855–1932), Illustrated by T. V. Chominski (19th century), Author Charles Dickens (English, 1812–1870), Publisher Samuel E. Cassino (American, 19th century)

Place of Publication: Boston, Massachusetts, USA


Overall: 28.2 x 24.1 x 2.9 cm (11 1/8 x 9 1/2 x 1 1/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 24 photomechanical intaglio prints

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Boston: Samuel E. Cassino, 1887) 28.2 cm; [1 f.] 121 pp., plus plates; original publisher’s half blind- and gilt-embossed beige cloth, gilt-embossed green cloth boards.

Boston: Samuel E. Cassino, 1887


Lloyd and Vivian Hawes, Wellesley, MA; her bequest to MFA, June 21, 2000.

Credit Line

The Lloyd and Vivian Hawes Collection