Eccentric Tales, from the German of W. F. Von Kosewitz [pseud], with Illustrations by George Cruikshank, from Sketches by Alfred Crowquill. CHARLES ROBERT AND ALFRED HENRY FORRESTER.
Eccentric Tales, from the German of W. F. Von Kosewitz [pseud], with Illustrations by George Cruikshank, from Sketches by Alfred Crowquill.

Eccentric Tales, from the German of W. F. Von Kosewitz [pseud], with Illustrations by George Cruikshank, from Sketches by Alfred Crowquill.

Publisher: London: James Robins and Co., 1827.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: Cohen 471; NCBEL II, 521.
Condition: Some light foxing; very good copy.
Book ID: 21390

Description

8vo, 19th century dark green half morocco, green cloth sides, gilt decorations and lettering, t.e.g., others untrimmed. 20 hand-colored plates.

Comments

Four comic narratives by Charles Robert Forrester (1803-1850), probably with some help from his brother Alfred Henry Forrester (1804-1872), who also drew the illustrations. The Forrester brothers used the pseudonym Alfred Crowquill both jointly and separately.

Price: $625.00