First edition, cut with gilt edges all around, rebound in polished calf with these covers now detached, so now ready for re-binding again. Leaves, including all the plates, near fine. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: SUNDAY IN LONDON Illustrated by George ...
Editorial: Effingham Wilson
Año de publicación: 1833
Condición del libro: Very Good
Edición: First Edition.
Descripción Effingham Wilson, London, 1833. RARE book by John Wight with illustrations by George Cruikshank (1792-1878) - a British caricaturist and book illustrator praised as the "modern Hogarth" during his life, particularly renowned for his book illustrations for his friend Charles Dickens and many other authors. 195x120mm. 105 pages. Marbled quarter-leather Hardcover. Gilt ribbed spine. Cover rubbed. Cover upper edge slightly stained. Cover corners and edges, and spine edges worn. Spine hings and ribs rubbed. Binding slightly visible between inner cover, whitepages and title page. Ex-libris sticker on front inner cover and whitepage. Front whitepages and pre-title page upper edge loose from binding. Inner cover and several extreme pages slightly age-stained. Pages slightly yellowing. [SUMMARY]: This extremely rare book illustrated by one of the greatest British graphic artists is otherwise in good condition. The book is in : English. Nº de ref. de la librería MA 24 37
Descripción Effingham Wilson, London, 1833. Leather (Tree Calf) Hardback. Cruikshank, George Ilustrador. First Edition. 1833. 105pp. 11 full-page wood engravings; title pg. vignette and 3 in-text illustrations. Book has gilt titles to spine and gilt decorations to boards. Wear to hinges and edges with minor loss to top of spine. Front board loosely attached. Contents good amp affected, especially towards rear. Edges marbled. Foxing and staining to endpapers and throughout. Illustrations not badly affected. Occasional soiling; small loss to top of RFEP. A good working copy. No inscriptions. Size: 7.75" Tall. Nº de ref. de la librería VILondon001