Lot 298
  • 298

19th century works

1,500 - 2,000 GBP
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  • Collection of 19th century works:
  • paper
Cruikshank, George. George Cruickshank's Fairy Library [Cinderella and the Glass Slipper. Hop-O' My-Thumb. The History of Jack & the Beanstalk]. David Bogue, [1854], 3 volumes, 8vo, 22 etched plates by Cruickshank, uniformly bound in nineteenth-century calf gilt by Rivière, spines gilt in compartments, green morocco lettering-pieces, edges gilt, ownership inscription on front free endpaper, occasional slight spotting, covers slightly scuffed, joints slightly worn

Lamb, Charles. Album Verses, with a few others. Edward Moxon, 1830, 8vo, first edition, inscribed by the author, engraved title vignette, with advertisement at back for Rogers's "Italy," original drab brown boards, in cloth slipcase, unidentified bookplate on front fixed endpaper, spotted, binding worn and lacking spine; [another copy], contemporary calf gilt, lacking advertisement leaf, joints worn, some wear to extremities

Edgeworth, Richard Lovell and Maria Edgeworth. Essay on Irish Bulls. For J. Johnson, 1802, 8vo, first edition, engraved head- and tail-pieces, contemporary half calf, nineteenth-century ownership inscription on front free endpaper, slightly spotted, extremities slightly worn

6 volumes in all