Gorgeous red cloth binding with elaborate gilt and black illustration. Full-page color plates of the original 1858 edition with tissue guards. Attractive bookplate of Arthur Holmes Allen, descendant of Confederate Cavalry Officer Robert Owen Allen, who fought with the Stonewall Brigade and was wounded at Brandy Station, the largest cavalry conflict of the Civil War. Very mild wear to binding edges. Spine a touch faded. Offsetting to end papers. A beautiful copy. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Ask Mama of the Richest Commoner in England
Publisher: Bradbury, Agnew & Co.
Publication Date: 1890
Book Condition: Used: Very Good
Edition: Special Edition.
Book Description Methuen & Co Ltd, London, 1983. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. John Leech (illustrator). Green cloth boards with gilt titling and illustrations. Previous owner's book plate. Colour Frontis plate. Colour and b/w illustrations by John Leech. 412 pages clean and tight. Size: 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 140702
Book Description Bradbury and Evans, London, Bradbury and Evans, Publications of the R. S. Surtees Society, a facsimile of the 1858 ed., 1983., 1983. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. HARDBACK original blue cloth with gilt lettering on spine gilt-embossed ornamental designs on front and spine clear plastic dust-jacket pages: [vi] xii 412 [xvi] many illustrations in colour and b&w 140mm x 215mm (5.5 x 8.5") as new. Bookseller Inventory # 10448
Book Description The R. S. Surtees Society, Craddock, Nr. Cullompton, Devon, 1983. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. John Leech (illustrator). Reprint. Blue cloth with gilt titling and decoration. Cloth a little rubbed. All illustrations present. A nice clean copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 26281
Book Description Methuen & Co Ltd, London, 1918. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good Minus. No Jacket. John Leech (illustrator). New Issue. Gilt titles to spine on red cloth boards.Spine faded and parts of covers faded. Spine ends flattened and one cover corner bumped. Top edges tanned and a little foxed. Tanning to end papers Owner's name on front fep. Bookseller Inventory # 000872
Book Description London: Folio Society, 1983. Hardback. 412pp. Very Good book with small scuff to front board, in Good+ original slipcase with some shelf-wear and a mark where a price sticker appears to have been removed. Facsimile edition of a title first published by Bradbury and Evans in 1858. illustrations by John Leech. Bookseller Inventory # 10988
Book Description The R. S. Surtees Society, 1983. facsimile reprint, 1983. hardback, large 8vo, xii,412pp, 13 colour plates, clean and tight, blue cloth, gilt pictorial decs, Very Good condition / no dustwrapper. ISBN: 095076972X. Bookseller Inventory # 452409
Book Description no dust jacket, illustrated in colour by John Leech, good. first published 1858; 541 pages, 1858. Methuen & Co Ltd 1944 (reprint). Bookseller Inventory # 6105
Book Description The Folio Society, London, 1983. Book Condition: Very Good with Slipcase. Deluxe Edition. Facsimile edition by Folio Society 1983 .VG ++ with slipcase. Unmarked. Hardcover. Bookseller Inventory # 19117
Book Description George Bayntun, Bath, 1926. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dj. Larger 8vo pp423.Pages uncut.Inside front cover glue mark from bookplate which has been removed.Some slight marks to the cover as well as shelf wear to base of spine and rubbing to tips of board. book. Bookseller Inventory # 62286
Book Description Bradbury, Agnew & Co, London. Decorative Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Leech, John (illustrator). Subscriber's Edition. "Printed for Subscribers from the Plates of the Original Edition, 1858". Delightfully humerous amble through the world of the Sporting Fraternity. "a mere continuous narrative of an almost everyday exaggeration, interspersed with Sporting Scenes and excellent Illustrations by JOHN LEECH." Title Page Illustrated with coloured vignette of a Foxhound dressed in Riding Pinks inspecting the other hounds. Beautifully Illustrated with 13 Full Page Coloured Engravings on Steel and 51 Engravings on Wood. 423 Pages. Red Cloth Cover with Bright Gilt and Black Illustrations of Hounds, Fox, Stirrup, Lady and Gentleman and Lettering to Front. Slightly faded Black & Gilt Lettering and Horse & Rider to spine. Bevelled Edges. Undated Edition, Late 19th Century. No inscriptions. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 005045