The Comic History of England by Gilbert Albert A'Beckett, c1870

The Comic History of England by Gilbert Albert A'Beckett, c1870

$50.00Price

The collaboration between A'Beckitt and the Artist John Leech began when they worked for the periodical-PUNCH. Initially, First Edition 1852 was published in either 3 or 4 volumes and later around 1865 it was published in 2 volumes combined into one, thus c 1870 for this later printing.

Published by Bradbury, Evans & Co., London with 20 colored plates and 200 b/w woodcuts. undated.

Used green cloth with gold decoration on front & spine, 305pp with gilt on page edges.

Condition: Good tight binding, some fraying bottom of spine and names of previous owners in frontise.

PRICE-$50.