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Journeys Through London; or, Byways of Modern Babylon

£27.99

Product description

An undated (?1860s) first-hand account of life on Victorian London's streets in journalistic prose "modest and unpretending as any sprig of sorrel or chickweed that ever sprouted", illustrated with eleven lively engravings of scenes including The Horse Repository, Mr. Dodd's Dust-Yard, and The Song-Bird Market.

Red cloth, stamped gilt/black decorative titles. bevelled edges. Slightly shelfworn. Binding shaken, front inner hinge split and first few pages almost detached but others secure. Aeg. Feps browned, owner name/address front pastedown. A few small mainly marginal marks but overall internally clean and well preserved. viii + 232pp + 16pp publisher's catalogue at rear; 11 double page b&w illus.

Item details

Author(s):
Greenwood, James
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
12mo - 7 - 8
Edition:
Possible 1st Edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Ward, Lock, & Tyler
Title:
Journeys Through London; or, Byways of Modern Babylon

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An undated (?1860s) first-hand account of life on Victorian London's streets in journalistic prose "modest and unpretending as any sprig of sorrel or chickweed that ever sprouted", illustrated with eleven lively engravings of scenes including The Horse Repository, Mr. Dodd's Dust-Yard, and The Song-Bird Market.

Red cloth, stamped gilt/black decorative titles. bevelled edges. Slightly shelfworn. Binding shaken, front inner hinge split and first few pages almost detached but others secure. Aeg. Feps browned, owner name/address front pastedown. A few small mainly marginal marks but overall internally clean and well preserved. viii + 232pp + 16pp publisher's catalogue at rear; 11 double page b&w illus.

Author(s):
Greenwood, James
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
12mo - 7 - 8
Edition:
Possible 1st Edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Ward, Lock, & Tyler
Title:
Journeys Through London; or, Byways of Modern Babylon

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