Tuer, Andrew W. [signed copy]
Title London Cries: with Six Charming Children printed direct from stippled plates in the Bartolozzi style, and duplicated in red and brown, and about forty other illustrations including ten of Rowlandson's humorous subjects in facsimile and tinted; examples by George Cruikshank, Joseph Crawhall, &c, &c.
Book Condition Good+
Publisher London Field & Tuer ca 1880
Inscription Signed by Author
Seller ID 14606
This is a heavy item and may incur extra shipping charges for international orders. Please check.; Signed by author on half-title page. Grey boards; brown cloth half-binding; somewhat worn; a little marked; backstrip worn, but intact; text block loose, but binding as such intact (ie no loose pp). Prelims + rear endpapers a little spotted, but main text clear. Owner's name on front endpaper; bookseller's tick on front pastedown. B/w, monochrome and colour illustrations. This is actually two collections, published together: Six Charming Children, and London Cries, and the page numbering restarts in the second section. Most of the colour illustrations have tissue guards. Interesting contemporary London social history. One of 250 signed, un-numbered proof copies. ; 4to (10" x 13"); 48 + 45 + plates pages; Signed by Author