Handley Cross; or, Mr. Jorrocks's Hunt, by the author of "Mr. Sponge's Sporting Tour," "Jorrocks's Jaunts," etc., etc.; With illustrations by John Leech
SURTEES, Robert S.)
Price: 250.00 USD
London: Bradbury and Evans, 1854. First edition in book form. 8vo. viii, (2), 550 pp. Hand-colored plates. Angling book collector John G. Heckscher's copy, with his bookplates on front endpapers. Later three-quarter purple leather (joints rubbed, corner's bumped), marbled boards and endpapers, spine richly gilt with title and ornaments between raised bands, t.e.g. Very good.