Pictures of Life and Character . . . From the Collection of Mr. Punch [Series 1-5, all published]. JOHN LEECH.

Pictures of Life and Character . . . From the Collection of Mr. Punch [Series 1-5, all published].

Publisher: London: Bradbury and Evans, 1862-1863 (vols 1-3); London: Bradbury and Agnew, n.d. (vols 4-5).
Edition: Early impressions of the five series, which were originally published from 1854 through 1869.
Bibliographical References: See Field, John Leech on My Shelves, page 62, for the publication history.
Condition: Some faint smudges on the cloth; fine set. Complete sets are uncommon.
Book ID: 22409

Description

5 vols, oblong folio, later brown half morocco by the Oxford University Press bindery, brown cloth sides and matching brown cloth endpapers, gilt lettering, a.e.g. Pictorial title-pages and each leaf illustrated on the verso and recto with a series of Leech's cartoons.

Comments

¶ The well-known and enormously popular collection of Leech's Punch illustrations, here handsomely reproduced and bound.

Price: $650.00

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