Lot 100 of 312:
The Veritable History of Mr. Bachelor Butterfly  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$180
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
The Veritable History of Mr. Bachelor Butterfly
Author:
Topffer, Rodolphe
Place:
London
Publisher:
D. Bogue
Date:
c.1845
Description:

66 pp. Fully illustrated. Oblong. 5½x10¾ in., rebacked green cloth stamped pictorially in gilt and in blind.

First published in 1845 as Histoire de Monsieur Cryptogame. Cartoon about a toxic lepidopterist bachelor, by the "father of comic strips."

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Spine rebacked; corners bumped and frayed; several panels crudely colored in; overall good.
 
Item number:
306599
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