Lot 1: A'BECKETT, GILBERT ABBOTT
Literature Sets & Bindings Fore-Edge Paintings
December 19, 1996
New York, NY, USA
Description: A Comic History of England. 2 volumes. * A Comic History of Rome. 30 hand-colored plates by John Leech; numerous illustrations. Together, 3 volumes. 8vo, 3/4 morocco gilt by Zaehnsdorf, spines slightly discolored, joints rubbed; slipcase. FIRST EDITIONS IN BOOK FORM London, 1847-48;.