Lot 95 of 459:
Cruikshank's Sunday in London   

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$270
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Sunday in London. Illustrated in Fourteen Cuts, by George Cruikshank..and a Few Words by a Friend of His; with a Copy of Sir Andrew Agnew's Bill

Author:
Wight, J.

Place:
London

Publisher:
Effingham Wilson

Date:
1833

Description:

iv, 105, [1] pp. With frontispiece, engraved title, nine full-page woodcuts and three vignettes. (12mo), 19x11.5 cm (7½x4½"), later full polished tan calf, dark green morocco spine labels, gilt decorations and lettering, all edges gilt. First Edition. 



 

A satire on the English Sabbatarians and their leader Sir Andrew Agnew, which Dickens similarly satirized in 1836 in his Sunday Under Three Heads. From the library of San Francisco book collector Morgan A. Gunst. A Handsomely bound copy.

 


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Light rubbing to extremities; fine.


 
Item number:
291391
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