- London, UK: Published at the Punch Office, 1845.
- full leather, five raised bands, gilt letter on spine
- 284 pages
Price: $750.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 134225
Elegant arts and crafts crimson crushed morocco Guild of Women-Binders bookbinding from the turn of the twentieth century. Single panel in blind to the boards and plain leather turn-ins in place of dentelles with 'Guild of Women Binders' in gilt at the tail of the front pastedown and all edges gilt. Marbled endpapers with some offsetting from the crimson turn-ins. The letter-press title page is preceded by Cruikshank's engraved title page, text engraved throughout and very clean. An excellent copy most attractively bound under the aegis of Frank Karslake who founded the Guild.