Item #19503 Puss in Boots. George Cruikshank.

Puss in Boots.

London: Routledge, Warne, and Routledge. 40 pages; with six etching plates on steel by George Cruikshank (1792-1878) famed English caricaturist, illustrator with 'fine artistic power' [Chambers]; here, with suitably humorous and sarcastic Cruikshank caricatures throughout in black and white in the classic children's fable of the jaunty Cat, the plate pages often with more than one image; this being one of the "George Cruikshank's Fairy Library" books; original illustrated light blue paper wraps; worn, chipped and detached, as are first and last leaves; still very charming; back cover advertizes other Cruikshank items; contents and illustrations in good condition. Item #19503

Price: $125.00

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