By George Cruikshank; Laman Blanchard
London   George Bell and Sons
11.5" by 8" iv, [13], viii, [3], 2-300pp
A finely bound, first edition copy of the George Cruikshank Omnibus. Limited to 300 copies.
By George Cruikshank; Laman Blanchard

1885 George Cruikshank's Omnibus

London   George Bell and Sons
11.5" by 8" iv, [13], viii, [3], 2-300pp
A finely bound, first edition copy of the George Cruikshank Omnibus. Limited to 300 copies.
£440.00
: 4kgs / : 743L21

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Description

Illustrated, Leather Binding, Limited Edition

One of 300 copies printed.

Illustrated throughout, with a frontispiece and twenty-one plates. Numerous in-text illustrations. All of the illustrations are by Cruikshank, who was once hailed as the 'modern Hogarth' by his contemporaries.  He illustrated books by many eminent authors such as Charles Dickens. 

Edited by Laman Blanchard. 

Collated, complete. 

This omnibus is a fantastic selection of Cruikshank's illustrations with accompanying text.

A fantastic copy of this finely bound work.

Condition

In a quarter morocco binding, with beautiful marbled boards. With custom slipcase. Externally, fine. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright with just the occasional light spots to pages.

Fine

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