The Comic History of Rome

By: A' Beckett, Gilbert Abbott

Price: $1,200.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Expertly rebacked in half-leather over marbled boards, original spine laid down in six compartments, gilt lettering on red label in one compartment, intricate gilt tooling in remainder. Illustrated with 10 hand-colored steel engravings and 98 in-text woodcuts. . Edges and corners mildly shelf-worn, unmarked, tight and square, light foxing on a few preliminary pages only, other slightly browning but supple, else fine. All illustrations bright and clean. VERY GOOD. . Hand colored steel engravings. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. xii, (i), 308 pp

Title: The Comic History of Rome

Author Name: A' Beckett, Gilbert Abbott

Illustrator: Illustrated by John Leech

Categories: Illustrated Books, Rare, Antiquarian, and Collectible Books, Humor,

Edition: First Edition. First Printing

Publisher: London, Bradbury and Evans: 1852

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Item: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: 13131

Keywords: Humor Roman History History Historical Fiction Rare Books Illustrated Books