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Thomas Rowlandson. [Col. David Roberts] The Military Adventures of Johnny Newcome, with an Account of His Campaigns on the Peninsula and in Pall Mall: with Sketches by Rowlandson; and Notes. By an Officer. London: Printed for Patrick Martin, 198, Oxford-Street, Corner of Orchard-Street, 1815. First edition. 23 cm; 8vo; [frontispiece; title page, with W. Wilson, Printer, 4 Greville-Street, Hatton-Garden, London,… Read more
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Eccentric Tales In Verse. .

by Colman, George

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Published
1812
Edition
Second
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$775.00

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George Colman. Eccentric Tales. In Verse. Ascribed to George Colman, the Younger, Esq. Forming a New Volume to His Broad Grins. The Second Edition. London: Printed for Thomas Tegg, 111, Cheapside; and William Allason, 31, New Bond Street, 1812. Fold-out hand-colored frontispiece J. A. Atkinson, del., published by S. Tipper, Leadenhall Street. [xi; 144 pages] Printed by J. Haddon, Tabernacle… Read more
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Twelve Scotch Chap Books.

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Published
1840 - 1860
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$1,600.00

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Chap Books. Twelve Scotch Chap Books. Boxed in a cloth folding box, with gilt-decorated calf spine. 1. Visits from the World of Spirits, Being a Collection of Facts Relating to the Appearances of Ghosts, Spectres, and Apparitions: To which is prefixed, the Best Cure for Imaginary Terrors. Glasgow: Printed for the Booksellers, [no date]. At the foot of… Read more
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Caricaturen No. 3 Caricatures.

by J[oan] C[hristian] Verkouteren

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n.d.
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Verkouteren, J[oan] C[hristian]. Broadside. Caricaturen No. 3 Caricatures. Bergen-op-Zoom, [no date.] 40 cm x 31.5 cm. Twenty-eight hand-colored woodcut caricatures, captions given in Flemish and in French. J. C. Verkouteren was a publisher and bookseller in Bergen-op-Zoom (Brabant), who married Goverdina Jacoba Straatman, the daughter of the arms manufacturer Straatman, November 4, 1830. He was the son of… Read more
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Rowlandson, Thomas [Combe, William], The Dance of Life, a Poem, by the Author of "Doctor Syntax;" Illustrated with Coloured Engravings by Thomas Rowlandson. London, published by R. Ackermann, 1817. [2 blanks, frontispiece, "The Dance of Life"; engraved title page, title page, advertisement of "R.A." 285 pages; 2 blanks]. Bound in full red gilt-trimmed goatskin. Book plate of Paul Francis… Read more
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Combe, William, The First Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of the Picturesque. A Poem. Volume First. London, Nattili & Bond, 1859. The Second Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of Consolation. A Poem. Volume Second. London, Nattili & Bond, 1859. The Third Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of a Wife. A Poem. Volume Third. London, Nattili & Bond,… Read more
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The Grand Master, or Adventures of Qui Hi? In Hindoustan. A Hudibrastic Poem in Eight Cantos by Quiz. London, Tegg, 1816. 28 plates by Thomas Rowlandson, 27 colored, 1 uncolored, signed luxurious binding in full red levant morocco, "Bound by Rivière & Son". Five raised bands. Magnificent fold-out frontispiece and illustrated title-page. Large 8vo. Richly gilt back, gilt edges. First… Read more
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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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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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