Publisher: London: Longman, Brown, Green, & Longmans, 1844.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: NCBEL III, 1287.
Condition: Fine copy.
Book ID: 8924
Description2 vols, 8vo, original gilt decorated and pictorial green cloth by Westleys & Co. (edges slightly worn), gilt lettering. Vignette title pages and illustrations in the text.
Comments¶ A children’s tale of the adventures of a boy in England “ages ago,” by the husband of author and translator Mary Howitt. With the bookplate of Frank Hadley on the front paste-downs, and the binder’s ticket of Westleys & Co., Friar St., London, on the rear paste-down of vol. 1. A fine copy and a fine example of an elaborate Westleys trade binding.