A.Hall Virtue & Co. London.,1850.
FIRST EDITION. 30 ILLUSTRATIONS BY GEORGE CRUIKSHANK. Note title page in 2nd state whilst preface in 1st state. A very good copy in contemporary half black morocco with morocco grained cloth on boards, gilt rule and lettering on spine, top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Watermark on illustrated front endpaper only with minor foxing to some, but not all plates. Originally published anonymously but the author is known to be Smedley. A handsome book with quality illustrations by Cruikshank.:.