Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

The Wit's Album; or, Pine-Apple of Literature: Being an Extensive Reposition of Wit, Humor, and Eccentricity

London: John Duncombe, (1829). First edition. Hardcover. Large Octavo. 319 (1)pp. Rebacked original calf with gilt tooling and ruling on covers, gilt lettering, tooling and ruling on spine; gilt dentelles. Top edge gilt, blue endpapers. Frontispiece with tissue guard. Combining the cream of all the well-seasoned jests, curious relations, droll doings, strange stories, sprightly sayings, witticisms, epigrams, and bon mots, which have been recorded in the last century and cannot be exceeded in the age to come. Embellished with twenty b/w copperplate etchings by R. Cruikshank; aquatinted by Joseph Gleadah. Minor wear of binding. Offsetting to blue endpapers from dentelles. Light foxing of first and last few pages. Very good condition. Item #52384

Price: $225.00

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