[Charles E. Lauriat Company (binding); Sullivan, Edmund J. (binding design and illustrations)]; Sheridan, Richard Brinsley
Title THE SCHOOL FOR SCANDAL AND THE RIVALS
Binding Half morocco
Book Condition Near fine
Publisher London Macmillan and Co., Limited 1896
Seller ID 1871
First thus. C8 (5¼” x 7¾”). pp. 365. Second printing. Signed Lauriat binding in navy blue half morocco with gold rule borders over linen weave cloth in light blue. Spine with five decorated raised bands with each compartment containing a central filigree motif and double rule borders with circular corner motifs. Marbled endpapers in pale blue, yellow, green and pink; t.e.g. Includes frontispiece and 49 full-page black and white illustrations by Edmund J. Sullivan. Part of Macmillan's "Cranford Series".Two comedies of manners by Sheridan satirizing 18th century English society.A near fine copy with two Christmas inscriptions on the ffep. Balston 17; Rogerson 17.