HALF CALF BY GRIEVE
THACKERAY, William Makepeace ~ The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century.
London: Smith, Elder, 1853
Half calf, 7.25 inches tall. A simple, elegant binding by Grieve of Edinburgh with raised bands and gilt titles and all edges. An armorial bookplate and a small neat owner's inscription on the first blank. The second, revised edition. Lectures on Swift, Congreve, Addison, Steele, Prior, Gay, Pope, Hogarth, Smollett, Fielding, Sterne and Goldsmith.