The Universal Songster; Or, Museum of Mirth: Forming the Most Complete, Extensive and Valuable Collection of Ancient and Modern Songs in the English Language (3 Volumes). George Cruikshank, Robert Cruikshank.
The Universal Songster; Or, Museum of Mirth: Forming the Most Complete, Extensive and Valuable Collection of Ancient and Modern Songs in the English Language (3 Volumes)
The Universal Songster; Or, Museum of Mirth: Forming the Most Complete, Extensive and Valuable Collection of Ancient and Modern Songs in the English Language (3 Volumes)
The Universal Songster; Or, Museum of Mirth: Forming the Most Complete, Extensive and Valuable Collection of Ancient and Modern Songs in the English Language (3 Volumes)
The Universal Songster; Or, Museum of Mirth: Forming the Most Complete, Extensive and Valuable Collection of Ancient and Modern Songs in the English Language (3 Volumes)

The Universal Songster; Or, Museum of Mirth: Forming the Most Complete, Extensive and Valuable Collection of Ancient and Modern Songs in the English Language (3 Volumes).

Cruikshank, George. London: John Fairburn, 1825, 1826. Full Leather. First Edition. xvi, 448; xvi, 448, xvii, 448 pp. 8vo. Bound in deep red leather with gold embosed borders with decorative florets in the corner of each, five raised bands to spine, gold embossed panel decoration and titling. Wear and scuffing to covers, loses at corners, pastedowns of each volume decorated wth gold embossed dentelles, marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. Text blocks were trimmed slightly in this contemporary binding, some foxing present throughout. Cruikshank's many illustrations have just a daub of hand applied color, frontispiece of each volume has heavy hand coloring. Good.
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Price: $300.00