Historical and Descriptive Account of the Caricatures of James Gilray, Comprising a Political and Humorous History of the Latter Part of the Reign of George the Third. Thomas Wright, R H. Evans.
Historical and Descriptive Account of the Caricatures of James Gilray, Comprising a Political and Humorous History of the Latter Part of the Reign of George the Third

Historical and Descriptive Account of the Caricatures of James Gilray, Comprising a Political and Humorous History of the Latter Part of the Reign of George the Third

Very Good. Item #4938

London: Henry G. Bohn, 1851. First Edition. Octavo (8.5" x 5.5"); xv, 496pp. Swirl marbled paper-covered boards and red leather spine and corner tips, with ornate gilt lettering to spine and brown leather spine label. Gilt page edges. Bookplates of Andrew Wyllie and of author, journalist, and speechwriter William Safire on front pastedown. Boards rubbed along edges and bumped to corners and spine ends, with some soiling to leather and scuffs to paper. Boards open easily but binding is holding soundly. Pages a bit toned with some offsetting opposite bookplates, else unmarked. Binding is sound.

Price: $70.00

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