Published 1865 by Ward and Lock. In a blue cloth binding with gilt lettering and decoration. The cover is faded, fraying in places and with a tear on the spine. Inside pages are age-yellowed with some foxing. Binding is intact but not secure at one point. Previous owner's name, dated 1872, on flysheet.
An illustrated copy of some of the works of Oliver Goldsmith. Illustrated by G. J. Pinwell, and engraved by the brothers Dalziel. Containing The Vicar of Wakefield, The Traveller, The Deserted Village, The Haunch of Venison, The Captivity, Retaliation, Miscellaneous Poems, The Good-Natured Man, and She Stoops to Conquer. The Brothers Dalziel were a highly productive firm of Victorian engravers founded in 1839 by George Dalziel (1815-1902) and his brother Edward Dalziel (1817-1905). They were later joined by John Dalziel and Thomas Dalziel (1823-1906). All were sons of the artist, Alexander Dalziel of Wooler in Northumberland.