DescriptionJohn Mitford. The Adventures of Johnny Newcome in the Navy. London: Sherwood, Neely, and Jones, London, 1819. First edition. Octavo. 224;  pages notes. Finely bound by Riviere in full navy calf. A couple of scratches to fore-edge gilt, else near fine. A beautiful copy.
More Information: John Mitford. The Adventures of Johnny Newcome in the Navy. London: Sherwood, Neely, and Jones, London, 1819. First edition. Octavo. 224;  pages notes. Hand-colored frontispiece and nineteen hand-colored plates. Finely bound by Riviere in full navy calf, triple fillet gilt borders, spine compartments with gilt nautical emblems, gilt lettered red leather label, gilt dentelles, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers. A couple of scratches to fore-edge gilt, else near fine, a beautiful copy.
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