GANTHONY, Robert; Bunkum Entertainments: A Collection of Original Laughable Skits. On conjuring, Physiognomy, Juggling, Performing Fleas, Waxworks, Panorams, Phrenology, Phonograph, Second sight, Lightning Calculators, Ventriloquism, Spiritualism etc. To Which are Added Humourous Sketches, Whimsical Recitals and Drawing-Room Comedies.
London, L. Upcott Gill, 1896 1st edition
Hardback. Size 7.5 x 5 ins. In dark green cloth with gilt lettering and printed decorative design to front and spine. Decorative floral endpapers. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to corners and ends of spine. Endpaper a little darkened with some mild foxing to rear of endpapers. Some darkening/ foxing to adverts at rear. (adverts dated 4/96. Pages very clean and tight throughout. A scarce copy in this early edition. 188pp + 16pp adverts. 25 b&w illustrations within text.