Title The Hatchet Throwers. With Thirty-Six Illustrations, Drawn on Wood, by Ernest Griset, From his Original Designs.
Publisher John Camden Hotten 1866 (1st.ed.)
Seller ID 76007
4to; Square, 9x9 ins. Hardback. Half bound in calf leather to spine and corners and light green cloth covered boards. Gilt lettered spine label, raised banding and extensive gilt decoration to spine. Marbled endpapers. top edges gilt. In very good condition. Rubbing to leather at edges and corners. Top of spine chipped. Cloth a little darkened around edges. Bookplate to front endpaper with some foxing and darkening to corners. Inside pages with some spots and handling marks. Else a very tight copy with lovely coloured illustrations. 36 lovely, hand-coloured, humorous lithographed drawings, many full-pg. 164pp.;
Illustrated Books (GRISET, ERNEST) GREENWOOD, J, The Hatchet Throwers., With Thirty-Six Illustrations, Drawn on Wood, by Ernest Griset, From his Original Designs. John Camden Hotten , 1866 (1st.ed.), hand-coloured, humorous lithographed drawings