By: [BEWICK, THOMAS; WILLIAMS, S. (engravings)]; HOWITT, WILLIAM
London, Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts & Green: 1862
Seller ID: 2327
Condition: Very Good +
London: Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts & Green, 1862. Third Edition. 8vo (6” x 8¾”). pp. 615.
Signed vernacular binding (A. or K. Nice in Leamington) of original boards covered in green tapestry-style figured damask with calf spine label; green paper eps. and gold brocade hinges.
Includes a title page illustration by Mrs. Meredith; and 26 additional illustrations engraved on wood by Thomas Bewick; the illustrations on pages 302 and 304 are new to this edition.
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