London: Bradbury and Evans, 1846. Curikshank, Geo. & Pailthorpe. Full-Leather. Item #6934
First one volume edition, EXTRA ILLUSTRATED, with hand-colored vignette title page and 20 hand-colored plates, by Pailthorpe, and 24 illustrations by Cruikshank; 1 of 50 copies, bound by Zaehnsdorf (#110, of 50 numbered from 101 to 150); octavo, 311 pages. Bound in are a front wrapper from the 1846 edition in parts, and the original cloth covers from the first one volume edition, as well as the limitation page and Author's Preface to the Third Edition. Beautifully bound by Zaehnsdorf in full black morocco with marbled end papers; bookplate; professional repair to front hinge. A lovely copy, internally clean and bright.
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