Vicar of Wakefield



[003871] Goldsmith, Oliver; Smollett, Tobias. The Vicar of Wakefield. A Tale; The Adventures of Sir Launcelot Greaves. ill. Cruikshank, George. London: James Cochrane and Co., 1832. First Thus. 12mo. Hardback. Good. Two works in one volume – [5], ii-viii, [3], 2-168pp; [5], 2-243pp, [1]. Contemporary half morocco, smooth back, with title and running title inside an attractive frame to spine, marbled sides, edges, and marbled endpapers

Rubbed to extremities. Light off setting from frontispiece on to title, frontispiece and title lightly foxed, very occasional and very light foxing to text, generally quite bright and clean. Armorial bookplate of Sir William Eden to front pastedown

With five engravings by George Cruikshank (as called for)

In the Roscoe’s Novelists Library series

Cohn 708; Sadleir 3736a

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