Red leatherette with gilt title to spine. Several pin-point spots on the bottom edge, else fine. The jacket shows a moderate amount of rubbing, despite which, the book appears unread. 29 pages, with Bibliography. The first two chapters deal with the child in literature up to and since William Wordsworth's time. The rest of the book appears devoted to the child in Dickens' stories. The author has inscribed this copy to one of her students. The author has inscribed this copy to one of her students.