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  • Fashion and Folly:  or the Buck's Pilgrimage, Heath, William.
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Author Name    Heath, William.

Title   Fashion and Folly: or the Buck's Pilgrimage

Binding   Full Calf

Book Condition   Very Good

Edition   First

Publisher   London William Sams 1822

Seller ID   006112

Oblong, 26.5 by 40.5 cm. 25 hand-colored plates. Scarce -- copies held by four institutions only noted on OCLC (Harvard, Duke, Art Institute of Chicago, Stanford). Each plate, excepting the first one, accompanied by eight lines of verse. The Buck in question is a young dandy or fop named Dashall Lubin, a baronet from the country. He is shown driving a carriage recklessly, gaming, clubbing, at a ball, at a masquerade, at the theatre, at a coffee house, brawling on the street, at court, etc. Thus is this collection of plates loosely forms a narrative -- one that satirizes the spoiled young nabobs of the day. Condition: hinges repaired. Some abrading to the calf. Original spine laid on.

Price = 7500.00 USD



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