James Cochrane and Co. London. 1831.
FIRST CRUIKSHANK EDITION. Two volumes. 8vo. (6.6 x 4.4 inches). Portrait frontis of the auther, after a sketch by Hogarth, and eight full page engravings by Cruikshank. Some very light foxing to a few text pages otherwise clean and bright throughout but the illustrations pages are affected by some foxing, one in particular is quite darkened but the image still visible. Bound in attractive early half black calf bindings. Spines with four raised bands, each decorated with gilt piping. Compartments fully decorated in gilt. Red title labels, gilt. Marbled paper on boards. A little rubbing to the extremities but generally fine and bright bindings.