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ROBIN HOOD AND LITTLE JOHN or the Merry Men of Sherwood Forest. by  Pierce (1814-1880) Egan - Hardcover - 1850 approx. - from Abbey Antiquarian Books (SKU: V74474)

ROBIN HOOD AND LITTLE JOHN or the Merry Men of Sherwood Forest.

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ROBIN HOOD AND LITTLE JOHN or the Merry Men of Sherwood Forest.

by Egan, Pierce (1814-1880)

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  • hardcover
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London: W.S. Johnson, 1850 approx.. Hardcover. Very Good. Frontis (not as listed a portrait but titled "Festivities in Sherwood Forest" and "Presented Gratis with No.1 of the Author's Large Edition published by W.S. Johnson" + titlepage by W.H. Thwaites engraved by John Wall +36 further large illustrations.. Large octavo 255x161mm near contemporary green pebbled cloth spine gilt lettered direct (tips slightly rubbed) all edges dyed red [x]pp prelims +280pp BOUND from the 35 PARTS and printed in double columns. A neat tight copy with only a few isolated foxing marks and first two + last leaf slightly dusty. Ownership Henry Buckley, New Brighton entered in pencil to front free end paper.

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Bookseller
Abbey Antiquarian Books GB (GB)
Bookseller's Inventory #
V74474
Title
ROBIN HOOD AND LITTLE JOHN or the Merry Men of Sherwood Forest.
Author
Egan, Pierce (1814-1880)
Illustrator
Frontis (not as listed a portrait but titled "Festivities in Sherwood Forest" and "Presented Gratis with No.1 of the Author's La
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity-available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
W.S. Johnson
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1850 approx.
Keywords
legendary hero English Nottingham Sherwood
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We are antiquarian booksellers established in Gloucestershire, England for over twenty years. We have general stock and specialise in early illustrated and children's books and pop-ups. We are members of PBFA.

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