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Bab Ballads; Much Sound and Little Sense [with:] More Bab Ballads by  W.S Gilbert - Hardcover - First Editions, first issue of first volume, with Hotten imprint - 1870 - from James Cummins Bookseller and Biblio.com

Bab Ballads; Much Sound and Little Sense [with:] More Bab Ballads

by Gilbert, W.S

Condition: Bound in original green bevelled cloth, stamped in gilt, a.e.g. Very Good. Bookplate of John Quinn in second title


London: [vol. I] John Camden Hotten; [vol. II] George Routledge, 1870. First Editions, first issue of first volume, with Hotten imprint. Illustrated by the Author. 2 vols. Small 4to. Bound in original green bevelled cloth, stamped in gilt, a.e.g. Very Good. Bookplate of John Quinn in second title. First Editions, first issue of first volume, with Hotten imprint. Illustrated by the Author. 2 vols. Small 4to. Gilbert Without Sullivan.


  • Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 58564
  • Title: Bab Ballads; Much Sound and Little Sense [with:] More Bab Ballads
  • Author: Gilbert, W.S
  • Format/binding: Illustrated by the Author. 2 vols. Small 4to
  • Book condition: Used - Bound in original green bevelled cloth, stamped in gilt, a.e.g. Very Good. Bookplate of John Quinn in second title
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Editions, first issue of first volume, with Hotten imprint
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: [vol. I] John Camden Hotten; [vol. II] George Routledge
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1870
  • Keywords: British | British | W. S Gilbert
  • Bookseller catalogs: Illustrated Books; Literature;


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