George Cruikshank from G.Gosen Rare Books & Old Paper, ABAA, ILAB

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image of The Oak, an Illustrated Monthly Magazine, Part I, May, 1868.

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The Oak, an Illustrated Monthly Magazine, Part I, May, 1868. London: Houlston & Wright, Paternoster Row, 1868. [xvi; double frontispiece: Disraeli and a George Cruikshank illustration "The Yokel and the Acorn" for "Aesop Revived"; 64 pages; vi] 22.5 cm. 8vo. Advertising on the verso of the covers, 16 pages of introductory advertising and 6 pages following the text.… Read more
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image of Life in London; Day and Night Scenes of Jerry Hawthorn, Esq. and His Elegant Friend Corinthian Tom, Accompanied by Bob Logic, the Oxonian, in Their Rambles and Sprees through the Metropolis.

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[Egan, Pierce], Life in London; Day and Night Scenes of Jerry Hawthorn, Esq. and His Elegant Friend Corinthian Tom, Accompanied by Bob Logic, the Oxonian, in Their Rambles and Sprees through the Metropolis. By Pierce Egan. Author of Walks through Bath, Sporting Anecdotes, Pictures of the Fancy, Boxiana, &c. Dedicated to His Most Gracious Majesty King George the Fourth. Embellished… Read more
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image of The Greatest Plague of Life: or The Adventures of a Lady in Search of a Good Servant. By one who has been “Almost Worried to Death.” Edited by the Brothers Mayhew. Illustrated by George Cruikshank.

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Mayhew (the Brothers), The Greatest Plague of Life: or The Adventures of a Lady in Search of a Good Servant. By one who has been "Almost Worried to Death." Edited by the Brothers Mayhew. Illustrated by George Cruikshank. London, David Bogue, 86 Fleet Street, N.D. [1847]. First edition in book form. Stamp-signed Bayntun binding, Bath. Twelve etchings by George… Read more
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image of Peter Schlemihl: From the German of Adelbert von Chamisso: Translated by Sir John Bowring, LL.D., with plates by George Cruikshank, third edition.

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Chamisso, Adelbert von, Peter Schlemihl: From the German of Adelbert von Chamisso: Translated by Sir John Bowring, LL.D., with plates by George Cruikshank, third edition, London, Robert Hardwicke, 1861. 19 cm, 122 pages, 8 plates by George Cruikshank. Plates printed on India paper, then mounted on heavier paper, with page numbers penciled in. Cohn lists the first edition attributed to… Read more
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image of Jack Sheppard, Extracted from “Bentley’s Miscellany” 1839.

Jack Sheppard, Extracted from “Bentley’s Miscellany” 1839.

by Ainsworth, William Harrison

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Published
1839
Edition
First, from parts
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$2,500.00

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Ainsworth, William Harrison, Jack Sheppard, Extracted from "Bentley's Miscellany" 1839. Re-paginated by hand: [2 blanks; frontispiece, title page "extracted from 'Bentley's Miscellany'"; B1 of Bentley's Miscellany corresponds to p. 1. (P. 29 on card stock. Blank on the verso.) P. 113 in Miscellany is I1 or p. 30, hand-numbered. 183 hand-numbered pages plus the verso of p. 183… Read more
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image of The Life of Sir John Falstaff.

The Life of Sir John Falstaff.

by Brough, Robert B.

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Published
1858
Edition
First
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The Life of Sir John Falstaff. London: Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, and Roberts. 1858. First edition. Imperial 8vo, 25 cm x 17 cm, [xx; 196], [2 blanks; double frontispiece, the second hand-colored; title page; quote from Henry IV, Part 2, with reproduction of woodcut from cover of Part I; dedication dated March 27, 1858; preface; contents; list of plates; text… Read more
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image of The Constitutional Apple Pie: or, Rhythmical Red-Book. By Master Jacky Jingle. With Thirteen Cuts.

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George Cruikshank. The Constitutional Apple Pie: or, Rhythmical Red-Book. By Master Jacky Jingle. With Thirteen Cuts. London: Published by T. Hughes, 35, Ludgate Street, 1820. W. N. Jones, Printer, Old Bailey, London. First edition, 8vo; 24 unnumbered pages. Hand-colored illustrations. Cohn 158. With an illustrated title-page with the motto, Ineptè garrit (Silly Lark), and the caption, "He talketh like… Read more
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Sunday in London. .

by [Wight, John],

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Published
1833
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
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Very Good. London, Effingham Wilson, 1833. Cohn 846. This copy has the plate "People of Condition on a Sunday" bound in at p. 42. Bookplate of Thomas Stillman. Quarter tan calf on marbled boards. Hinges cracked and rubbed but holding. Sold with an ALS from Wight to George Cruikshank, his illustrator, dated November 2, 1826. … Read more
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