Comic History of Rome. Gilbert Abbott A'Beckett, John Leech.

Comic History of Rome

London: Bradbury and Evans, 1851. Leech, John. First edition. leather_bound. 308 pp. 8vo, later issue, ten colored etchings and 98 woodcut illustrations by John Leech. ABBEY LIFE 435. "Of considerably greater rarity than its predecessor COMIC ENGLAND." TOOLEY 298. "More rare than the "Comic History of England." Raised bands, spine label lettered in gilt, gilt panel florets, booklabel, backstrip chipped at head, rubbing to extremities, two-inch scratch back cover. Plates and text bright and clean. Conteporary three quarter polished calf and boards with matching endpapers. Very good. Item #11427

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