Life in London; or the Day and Night Scenes of Jerry Hawthorn, Esq And Corinthian Tom, Accompanied By Bob Logic, the Oxonian in Their Rambles and Sprees Through the Metropolis

By: Egin, Pierce

Price: $600.00

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376 pages, plus 36 colored illustrations (including the frontispiece), and three folded leaves of music. Leather over spine is rubbed and chipped at head. Lighter wear is seen at foot of spine and corners. Gilt stamped lettering and decoration on spine is faded, though lettering remains clear. There is a small tear in the leather between the letters L and I in Life. Black cloth over boards is rubbed. The inked name of Richard Walton, and "King William IV Inn, Newcastle Under Lyme, 1884" is seen on the front paste down. Top hinge is broke, though ties remain strong and volume is tight. One of the three folded leaves of sheet music has a closed tear along the fold about half its length. Scattered, mostly light, foxing, offsetting and smudges. Collated and complete copy with all 36 plates accounted for.

Title: Life in London; or the Day and Night Scenes of Jerry Hawthorn, Esq And Corinthian Tom, Accompanied By Bob Logic, the Oxonian in Their Rambles and Sprees Through the Metropolis

Author Name: Egin, Pierce

Illustrator: I. R. & G. Cruikshank

Categories: Plate Books, London, England,

Edition: A New Edition

Publisher: London, G. Virtue: 1830

Binding: Half Leather - Hardbound

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket

Seller ID: 036587