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SKU: 011954 Category:

Description

Title:
The Comic Almanack for 1842: An Ephemeris in Jest and Earnest, Containing “All Things Fitting for Such a Work.”
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 011954

Author: Funnidos, Rigdum
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Imprinted for Tilt and Bogue, Bibliopolists
Place: London
Year: 1842
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Very Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: Octavo (standard book size)
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Previous owner’s name in ink on front fly leaf. Red gilt-stamped half leather and marbled paper over boards, bound by Root & Son, 5 raised bands, top edge gilt, marbled end papers, 64 pages, “adorned with numerous humorous illustrations” by George Cruikshank. Wear on corners and edges of spine, front hinge cracked from top to middle, paper damage on page 7 affecting some of the text, rear hinge cracked between pages 62/63, some offsetting on pages that face illustrations. Illustrator: Cruikshank, George. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 lb 6 oz. Category: Almanac; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 011954.