Mornings At Bow Street. A Selection Of The Most Humourous And Entertaining Reports.....By Mr. Wight. George Cruikshank, Illustrator.

Mornings At Bow Street. A Selection Of The Most Humourous And Entertaining Reports.....By Mr. Wight

London: Charles Baldwyn, 1824. Cruikshank, George. First edition. Hardcover. 273 pages. 20 x 12.5 cm, Twenty-one plates by George Cruikshank. The author wrote for a leading newspaper of the day, the Morning Herald. At Bow Street resided a police magistrate, and these compilations were fun and games for the man in the street -- the daily rap sheet. COHEN 804. Bookplate, interior contents fresh and clean, corner rubbing, raised bands, gilt spine panels. Quarter modern calf reback and marbled boards. Very good. Item #4892

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