24 HAND COLOURED AQUATINTS IN HALF NAVY BLUE MOROCCO
THORNTON, Alfred. WILLIAMS, Charles, (Illustrator) ~ The Adventures of A Post Captain: By a Naval Officer.
London: Johnson et al., 1817
Half morocco, 10.5 inches tall. A handsome later half morocco with gilt raised bands and gilt tooled panels. All edges untrimmed. Embellished with all 24 splendid hand coloured aquatints, as called for. An amusing romp in the style of Dr. Syntax, wonderfully illustrated.