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The Adventures of Johnny Newcome in the Navy; a Poem in Four Cantos by  John Mitford - Second edition - 1819 - from James Cummins Bookseller (SKU: 216778)

The Adventures of Johnny Newcome in the Navy; a Poem in Four Cantos

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The Adventures of Johnny Newcome in the Navy; a Poem in Four Cantos

by Mitford, John

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Polished tan calf, a.e.g., gilt spine, by Root & Co. Slight traces of rubbing, front inner hinge mended
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London: Published for the Author, and sold by Sherwood, Neeley, and Jones, Paternoster-Row, 1819. Second edition. 20 colored aquatints by Charles Williams including comic scenes in Jamaica and Barbados. [A]-Ee4, A-H4, I2. vii, [viii, To the Binder], [1]-188, *187-8, 189-200, 209-224, [68, notes] pp. Irregularly paginated, signatures continuous. 1 vols. 8vo. Polished tan calf, a.e.g., gilt spine, by Root & Co. Slight traces of rubbing, front inner hinge mended. Second edition. 20 colored aquatints by Charles Williams including comic scenes in Jamaica and Barbados. [A]-Ee4, A-H4, I2. vii, [viii, To the Binder], [1]-188, *187-8, 189-200, 209-224, [68, notes] pp. Irregularly paginated, signatures continuous. 1 vols. 8vo. Abbey, Life in England 330; Tooley 406; Hardie 173

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James Cummins Bookseller US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
216778
Title
The Adventures of Johnny Newcome in the Navy; a Poem in Four Cantos
Author
Mitford, John
Format/binding
20 colored aquatints by Charles Williams including comic scenes in Jamaica and Barbados. [A]-Ee4, A-H4, I2. vii, [viii, To the B
Book condition
Used - Polished tan calf, a.e.g., gilt spine, by Root & Co. Slight traces of rubbing, front inner hinge mended
Quantity available
1
Edition
Second edition
Publisher
Published for the Author, and sold by Sherwood, Neeley, and Jones, Paternoster-Row
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1819
Keywords
Color Plate | Low Life | British
Bookseller catalogs
Illustrated Books; Literature;

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Founded in 1978 by James Cummins, the firm has grown to include two New Jersey locations as well as the main store at 699 Madison Avenue (between 62nd and 63rd Streets) in New York City.Hours: Monday - Friday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (During July & August, until 4:00 p.m. on Fridays.)The Madison Avenue store is a seventh-floor oasis for book-lovers, a quiet and pleasantly furnished book room with a carefully chosen, expertly catalogued and broad-based selection of fine and rare books, autographs, manuscripts, and works of art. We have built notable private collections for American and international clients. Our stock is always changing, and our steady input from private buying and public auctions assures our clients of new surprises (and temptations!) at each visit. Our stock covers a wide range of collecting interests, with particular emphasis in the following fields: British and American Literature, Sporting Books, Private Press and Illustrated Books, 19th-Century Color Plate Books, Americana, Travel, Sets and Fine Bindings, History, and Authors' Manuscripts and Letters. Our catalogued inventory exceeds 50,000 titles, much of which can be searched on the internet. In addition, our New Jersey warehouse contains over 400,000 books in all subject areas. We might have the books you're looking for.

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rubbing
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hinge
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