The Life and Unparalleled Voyages and Adventures of Ambrose Gwinett, Formerly Well Known to the Public, as the Lame Beggar To which is added an Account of the Horrid Long Concealed Murder of Mr. T. Kidderminster, at the White Horse Inn, Chelmsford, Essex.

Price: $1,500.00

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Book Condition: Very Good Minus


Truly scarce work -- no copies found on OCLC First Search of this Fairburn edition. Possibly the frontis color plate, with four separate illustrations, is the work of Robert Cruikshank. (So attributed loosely in a Parke-Bernet Auction catalogue for the Moncure Biddle auction in 1952. 12mo. 19 by 11 cm. 24 pp. Condition: yellow cover soiled, with creases flattened, etc. Heavy age toning to leaves where exposed to outside when booklet closed. Minor edge tearing to fold-out frontis. Several leaves remain unct.

Title: The Life and Unparalleled Voyages and Adventures of Ambrose Gwinett, Formerly Well Known to the Public, as the Lame Beggar To which is added an Account of the Horrid Long Concealed Murder of Mr. T. Kidderminster, at the White Horse Inn, Chelmsford, Essex.

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Categories: English Literature, Color Plate Books,

Publisher: London, J. Fairburn.:

Binding: Wraps

Book Condition: Very Good Minus

Item lbs: 4.50 Item lbs

Seller ID: 006812