The Magnificent Library of A.S. Whiton...embracing a Very Important Collection of First Editions of Thackeray, Dickens, Lover & Lever, Many in the Original Parts as Issued, & in the Original Cloth: Also...first Editions of Swinburne
M.H. Power, 1911 - 146 pages
Alfred Algernon Charles Alken Archibald Constable author of Waverley Autograph back and sides book-plate Boston bound volume Bouverie Street Bradbury & Evans Bret Chapman & Hall Charles Dickens Charles Lever Chatto & Windus choice copy Clean as day clean copy Clemens colored plates Cornhill crushed levant day of issue dentelle borders Edinburgh English etchings Facsimile of Title Fine copy Fleet Street full-page George Cruikshank gilt back gilt edges green H. K. Browne half calf Hawthorne illustrations by Phiz James John Leech Late Ticknor levant Lever Lewis Carroll London Macmillan marbled edges Mark Twain Mifflin morocco Nathaniel original boards original cloth original embossed original pictorial cloth Paternoster Row Phiz Piccadilly pictorial wrappers Poems Portrait Printed for Archibald Published rare First Edition Robert Louis Samuel Samuel L Scarce Scott Sir Walter Sketches Strand Swinburne Tennyson Ticknor & Fields Ticknor and Fields top edge gilt uncut vols W. M. Thackeray William Makepeace York
Page 36 - LIFE IN LONDON : or, the Day and Night Scenes of Jerry Hawthorn, Esq., and his Elegant Friend, Corinthian Tom.
Page 94 - SPORTING ANECDOTES. Original and select: including characteristic sketches of Eminent Persons who have appeared on the Turf. With an interesting selection of the most extraordinary events which have transpired in the Sporting World, a correct description of the Animals of Chase, and of every other subject connected with the various diversions of the Field. By An Amateur Sportsman.
Page 37 - REAL LIFE IN LONDON ; Or, The Rambles and Adventures of BOB TALLYHO, Esq., and his cousin, the Hon. TOM DASHALL, through the Metropolis, exhibiting a Living Picture of Fashionable Characters, Manners, and Amusements in High and Low Life, by an Amateur.
Page 36 - LIFE IN LONDON; OR, THE DAY AND NIGHT SCENES OF JERRY HAWTHORN, ESQ. AND HIS ELEGANT FRIEND CORINTHIAN TOM, ACCOMPANIED BY BOB LOGIC, THE OXONIAN, IN THEIR RAMBLES AND SPREES THROUGH THE METROPOLIS.
Page 37 - REAL LIFE IN LONDON : or, the Rambles and Adventures of Bob Tallyho, Esq., and his Cousin, The Hon. Tom Dashall. By an Amateur (Pierce Egan). With 31 Coloured Plates by Alken and Rowlandson, etc.
Page 126 - Castle of Otranto,' a story translated by William Marshal, Gent., from the original Italian of Onuphrio Muralto, Canon of the Church of St. Nicholas at Otranto.