Three Courses and a Dessert. George Cruikshank, Illustrator.

Three Courses and a Dessert

London: Vizetelly, Branston & Co, 1830. Second edition. Hardcover. 432 pp. 4to, fifty-one woodcuts, of which eight are full-page. COHN 144. From the late 1820's through the 1830's, Cruikshank worked at a feverish pace with both the graver and the needle. In many of his designs during these years wood-engraving was substituted for etching. Clean copy save for first few inital leaves including title page which are foxed. Backstrip extremity worn at head, rubbed at foot. Half green morocco and boards. Very good. Item #706

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