X. M. C. [Thomas Onwhyn]
Title Etiquette Illustrated; Hints on How to Conduct Oneself in the Best Society
Binding Full Morocco Chemise or Folder, cloth and paper pa
Book Condition Very Good
Edition First Edition
Publisher London Ackermann & Co. 1848
Seller ID 004145
A delightful, hard-to-find leporello (especially when colored), with 23 hand-colored comical plates on ballroom manners, introductions and farewells, and dinner party etiquette. Closed, 13 cm square, folding out to 299 cm wide. In custom gilt-lettered green morocco chemise. The original cover is heavily soiled, and the final panel also has considerably soiling. A few folds had closed tear splitting repaired. Tearing between first two panels (not along the divide) also repaired.