Life in Paris; Comprising The Rambles, Sprees, and Amours, Of Dick Wildfire, Of Corinthian Celebrity, And his Bang-up Companions, Squire Jenkins and Captain O'Shuffleton; With The Whimsical Adventures of the Halibut Family; Including Sketches of a Variety of other eccentric Characters in the French Metropolis By David Carey

Cruikshank, George [Illustrator]

Published by John Fairburn, London, 1822
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489 pages, 23 x 145 cm. COHN 109. "Twenty-one coloured plates and twenty-two engravings on wood, all by G. Cruikshank" Originally issued in parts, original board copies were issued in large and small paper editions, this copy, the "Demy edition," with price noted on spine, one pound, one shilling. TOOLEY 129. "Directions to the binder is frequently missing." Hand-colored plates sharp and bright, some offsetting of colored plates to adjoining text, scattered light foxing mostly marginal, small dampstain head of half title, Full drab boards with original front and back covers, plus spine laid-down. Very good in green cloth chemise housed in fine half green morocco and green cloth slipcase. Bookseller Inventory # 20279


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Title: Life in Paris; Comprising The Rambles, ...

Publisher: John Fairburn, London

Publication Date: 1822

Binding: Hardcover

Edition: First edition.

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