Gilbert, William, Matthew Browne (aka William Brighty Rands), et. al. (contrib.s), and Arthur Hughes, Ernest Griset, et. al. (illus.)

Published by London: Henry S. King & Co., 1873
Magazine / Periodical Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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First edition, 23.5 x 17cm (4to), in publisher's green fine rib-grain cloth w/gilt & black decorations & title to fr. cover & spine (blind to rear), a.e.g., pale yellow ep.s, 668 [iv] pp. w/frontis & several unpaginated plates & numerous in-text wood engravings. Printed by Bradbury Agnew & Co., London, this vol., the 5th in the series (but 1st w/altered title), contains the Dec. 1872 thru Nov. 1873 monthly issues, & includes the 1st printings of Rands's "My Daughter" & Gilbert's "Sinbad in England," all w/the Hughes illus. Inscribed to recto of fr. ep.: "Albert Emett Ashworth from his Uncle Edward, Ripon July 1874"; also w/Albert's small stamp to recto of frontis. Binding Very Good (extremities moderately bumped & worn, & lt. spotting to cloth); contents Very Good (1st & final leaves foxed w/only occas. stains elsewhere). White 79, Reid 91, Fredeman 93.30 & 37, Shaberman p.41, Goldman pp.284-85. Bookseller Inventory # 1035

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Publisher: London: Henry S. King & Co.

Publication Date: 1873

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Edition: 1st Edition

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