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Lot 0415A

-. History and Adventures of Little William,a Companion to Little Henry, 8 engraved cut-out figures coloured by hand, early ownership inscriptions on endpapers, original pictorial wrappers and slip-case, each with engraved copies of two of the figures, slightly worn, 16mo, J. Aldis, [1810?, watermarked 1806].

***An extremely rare imitation of the Fuller costume books, but with the head and hats incorporated in each figure. The paper is watermarked 1806, but the imprint on upper cover appears to be dated 1810, which coincides with the Fuller book mentioned in the title..

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415A: Costume Book.-History of Little William

Estimate £500 - £750Nov 7, 2008
London, UK