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Pierce Egan's Finish to the Adventures of Tom, Jerry and Logic, in Their Pursuits Through Life in and Out of London by  Pierce Egan - First Edition - 1830 - from Temple Rare Books (SKU: 001311)

Pierce Egan's Finish to the Adventures of Tom, Jerry and Logic, in Their Pursuits Through Life in and Out of London

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Pierce Egan's Finish to the Adventures of Tom, Jerry and Logic, in Their Pursuits Through Life in and Out of London

by Egan, Pierce

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  • Hardcover
  • First
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London: G. Virtue, 1830. xvi, 368pp, plates. Later full calf, raised bands, spine in six panels, title label to second panel, remaining panels with volute corner pieces in blind, volutes in gilt to bands, covers with thick and thin fillet border surrounding a foliate frame in blind, all edges marbled, marbled endpapers. Modern reback, rubbed to extremities. Internally some off setting from engravings, otherwise quite bright and clean. Complete with thirty-six coloured engravings by Robert Cruikshank. This copy has the woodcuts on pages 40 and 42, which Tooley designates as the first issue, Abbey suggests no priority. One of the more uncommon of Egan's books. Tooley 197; Abbey Life 285. First Edition. Framed and Glazed. Good+. Illus. by Cruikshank, Robert. 8vo.

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Bookseller
Temple Rare Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
001311
Title
Pierce Egan's Finish to the Adventures of Tom, Jerry and Logic, in Their Pursuits Through Life in and Out of London
Author
Egan, Pierce
Illustrator
Cruikshank, Robert
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good+
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
G. Virtue
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1830
Keywords
Colour Plate, Noisbn
Size
8vo

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calf
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raised band(s)
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First Edition
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G
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gilt
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