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Struggles And Adventures of Christopher Tadpole 1848

Struggles And Adventures of Christopher Tadpole 1848

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Author:  Albert Smith

 

Illustrator: John Leech (1817-1864)

 

Title: The Struggles and Adventures of Christopher Tadpole At Home and Abroad

 

Year of Publication: 1848

 

Edition: first edition

 

Publisher:Richard Bentley

 

Size of Book: 5¾ x 8¾ inches (approximately)

 

 

Condition of the Binding:

 

The binding has marbled boards to the front and back of the book with a leather binding and corners, with the spine having a red label with gilt lettering and gilt compartments to the spine. The antiquarian binding is in Very Good + condition being complete but with wear to the leather.

 

 

Condition of the Pages:

 

There are 512 numbered pages with the frontispiece of a portrait of Albert Smith and 32 full page illustrations by Leech that are present as per the list of illustrations. It should be noted an errata point for the list of illustrations with one of the illustrations in the list that has been listed out of order with the listing going from page 46 to page 54 then to page 46. The pages are in Very Good + condition being exceptionally clean with foxing present that is light.

 

 

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Struggles And Adventures of Christopher Tadpole 1848 Front Board
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Struggles And Adventures of Christopher Tadpole 1848 Back Board
Struggles And Adventures of Christopher Tadpole 1848 Frontispiece
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Struggles And Adventures of Christopher Tadpole 1848 Contents Page
Struggles And Adventures of Christopher Tadpole 1848 Contents Page
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