The Diverting History of John Gilpin, Shewing How He Went Further Than He Intended and Came Safe Home Again - William CowperLondon: Longmans, Green & Co., 1868, Hardback ..
Condition: Good. A pleasant enough reading copy. Gently bruised at the head, tail and corners of the binding which is a little dulled. Front hinge starting. Pages lightly age-tanned with scattered spotting throughout and damp-mark to the bottom corner of the last half of leaves.
Publishing date unstated, dated from references. Two postcards pasted to the verso of the first blank, Hurstmonceux Castle and Convalescence Home although I have failed to establish a connection. Illustrated by way of: Engravings;
Illustrator: H. Fitz-Cook, engraved by J. C. Whymper
Size: 11" x 8¾"
£15.00 (Now Sold)