A Jorum of "Punch" with those who helped to brew it being the early history of "The London Charivari".

By: Mayhew, Athol

Price: NZ$105.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


No signatures. Some dust stains to boards and endpapers. Minor ink stain at tail of spine. Small 3/8" loss of cloth at edges of corners of boards. Several small 1/8" nicks to cloth along top edge of upper board. ; xvi, 150, [2] pages + 11 pages advertisments + [1] page + photogravure portrait frontispiece of Douglas Jerrold + plates. Green cloth boards with gilt and black lettering and illustration on spine and front board. Page dimensions: 184 x 137mm. Top page edges gilt. Illustrated. Chapter titles: Introductory; The Judgment of Paris; Douglas Jerrold as a "Rational"; Some Partnerships of "Gil" and "Harry"; Round "The Wrekin"; "Scientific or Literary?"; The "Shakespeare's Head"; Mr. Punch's Early Artists and Contributors; Some Symposia; Some Practical Jokes; Mr. Punch Makes his Bow; Swollen Heads; Follow my Leader. [Seller Ref: KnightCol] ; 8vo

Title: A Jorum of "Punch" with those who helped to brew it being the early history of "The London Charivari".

Author Name: Mayhew, Athol

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Elkin Matthews: 1911

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 15465

Keywords: History