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The Vauxhall Comic Song Book. Second Series

By: Sharp, John W. (ed)

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, T. Allman: 1847

Seller ID: 29745

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Embossed and illustrated red boards (no d/jkt); a little marked; light wear to head and tail of backstrip, but binding not affected - binding tight. Corners lightly bumped. Gilt titling and decoration a little rubbed, but still very visible. Gilt edges. B/w frontis, with tissue guard; engraved half-title page. Owner's name on fep, in beautiful copperplate, dd 1848. The editor was "The Musical Director of Vauxhall Gardens". By this stage, the Gardens themselves were long past their best, having gone through bankruptcy and several changes of ownership in the preceding few years; in his S... View more info