An Address to the Deil [bound with 7 others]

By: Burns, Robert; John Taylor; Professor Porson; William Barnes Rhodes; Kane O'Hara; W. T. Moncrieff

Price: NZ$652.50

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Leather joints strong. Loss of marbled paper along much of edges of boards. No splitting to gutters at endpapers. Some foxing and finger marks and smudges. Many tissue guards present. A couple of the engravings in "An Address to the Deil" have been cropped a little in their printed area.; Eight titles bound in one volume. They are: 1. "An Address to the Deil" by Robert Burns. London: William Kidd, 1830. With wood engravings after designs by Thomas Landseer. 23, [1] pages + 7 [of 11?] plates, including frontis. 2. "Tam O'Shanter and Souter Johnny, A Poem" by Robert Burns. Illustrated by Thomas Landseer. London: Marsh and Miller, 1830. 16 pages + 5 plates, including frontis. 3. "The Children in the Wood: With Engravings by Thompson, Nesbit, S. Williams, Jackson, and Branston and Wright; Drawn by William Harvey." London: Jennings and Chaplin, 1831. 15, [1] pages + 6 plates, including frontis. 4. "Monsieur Tonson" by John Taylor. Illustrated by Robert Cruikshank. London: Marsh and Miller, 1830. 19 pages + [1] page advertisements + 7 plates, including frontis. 5. "The Devil's Walk: A Poem" by Professor Porson. "Illustrated with beautiful engravings on wood by Bonner and Slader, after the designs of R. Cruikshank." London: Marsh and Miller, no date. 33 pages + [1] page advertisements + 6 plates, including frontis. 6. "Bombaster Furioso: A Burlesque Tragic Opera" by William Barnes Rhodes, with designs by George Cuikshank. London: Thomas Bodd, 1830. 34 pages + 7 plates, including frontis. 7. "Tom Thumb; A Burletta, Altered from Henry Fielding by Kane O'Hara. With Designs by George Cruikshank." London: Thomas Rodd, 1830. 34 pages + 5 plates, including frontis. 8. "The March of Intellect, A Comic Poem" by W. T. Moncrieff. London: William Kidd, 1830. 36 pages + 6 plates including frontis. All bound without half-titles. Page dimensions: 158 x 99mm. Contemporary half-leather and marbled boards. Spine title: "Address to the Deil Etc."; 16mo 6" - 7" tall

Title: An Address to the Deil [bound with 7 others]

Author Name: Burns, Robert; John Taylor; Professor Porson; William Barnes Rhodes; Kane O'Hara; W. T. Moncrieff

Illustrator: Illustrated by Landseer; Cruickshank et al.

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, William Kidd: 1830

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 6336

Keywords: Woodcuts Engravings