The Life of Napoleon, A Hudibrastic Poem in Fifteen Cantos. By Doctor Syntax. Embellished with Thirty Engravings by G. Cruikshank.

By: DOCTOR SYNTAX: Cruikshank, G.:

Price: £1,000.00

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Hardback, tall, approx 9.5 x 6 inches. Full red morocco leather binding, gilt lettering and decorations to spine and front board. Gilt crest to front “A.H.J.” Light brown leather endpapers. In very good condition. Corners bumped and rubbed, some rubbing to edges and ends of spine, some darkening to spine and edges. Endpapers darkened around edges. Bookplatre-style embossed ‘ship’ design to front endpaper “Henry Arthur Johnstone 1899.” Some light foxing and handling marks, some offsetting to adjacent pages from plates. Plates very clean and bright. Else a very clean and tight copy. 260pp. Illustrated with 30 hand-coloured engraved plates including decorative title page.

Title: The Life of Napoleon, A Hudibrastic Poem in Fifteen Cantos. By Doctor Syntax. Embellished with Thirty Engravings by G. Cruikshank.

Author Name: DOCTOR SYNTAX: Cruikshank, G.:

Categories: Napoleon,

Publisher: London, T. Tegg &c., 1815 1st:

Seller ID: 82386

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