Lot 105 of 600:
The Cockney Sportsmen 1824  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$390
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
The Cockney Sportsmen; or, The Adventures of Mr. Jonquil and His Friend Jay

Author:

Place:
London

Publisher:
E. Marshall

Date:
1824

Description:

16 leaves, printed on one side only. Each leaf with a hand-colored woodcut by Robert Cruikshank. 17x11 cm (6¾x4¼") original patterned wrappers.

Very rare. OCLC locates only the Morgan Library copy, and that copy being rebound and lacking one leaf. The British Library holds a copy dated 1822.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Light wear to wrappers; small chip to final leaf, foxing; very good.


 
Item number:
256518
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