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. Pierce Egan.
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.
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.

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.

London: Sherwood, Neely, and Jones, 1822. Second edition. IN THE ORIGINAL BOARDS. Thirty-six hand-colored etchings by Robert and George Cruikshank. 6.5 x 10.25" gray paper boards printed in black; five vignette scenes from the play on front and back covers; 376 pages plus two separate eight-page booklets of publishers ads: the first undated and sized as above, the second approximately 5 x 9" and dated January 1, 1822; Fair at best with boards considerably aged and rubbed, rear board detached, binding strings sprung from rear 2/3 of text block, and all but the title and author's name missing at spine. But front board and front 1/3 of text block still holding and interior nearly free of foxing and soil. Bookplate of Algernon Dunn Gardner of Suffolk and bookseller ticket of C. Frost of Bristol on front pastedown. Uncommon in original boards.
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