GOLDSMITH, Oliver

GOLDSMITH, Dr. Vicar of Wakefield

Chiswick, from the press of C Whittingham, etc., 1819

£50.00

Small 12mo. (book block 5 x 3.5 inches), pp. 220. Rebound 1980 in apple-green linen (Emmanuel Pedersen, Copenhagen) with brown leather title piece on the back. A very nice copy in a style matching the new cloth binding.

With 35 wood engraved vignettes by John Thompson 1785 – 1866) “the best English wood engraver of the present day [1839]. In the engraving of small cuts Mr Thompson has never had an equal” (Chatto & Jackson p. 632-3)

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