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    George Cruikshank, [illustrator and subject]. Group of Two Books, Each with Signed Items Within. Good or better condition.

    More Information: George Cruikshank, [illustrator and subject]. Group of Two Books, Each with Signed Items Within. Includes: George Cruikshank. My Sketch Book. London: Charles Tilt, 1834. First edition. Signed note from Cruikshank tipped in. 37 hand-colored engraved plates, including title page. Oblong quarto. Custom full polished calf by Root and Son. Minor rubbing to extremities with front board detached. Marbled endpapers and all edges gilt. [and:] William Makepeace Thackeray. An Essay on the Genius of George Cruikshank. London: George Redway, 1884. Extra-illustrated edition. Cruikshank's clipped signature mounted to recto of frontispiece. Includes over 60 inserted illustrations. Quarto. xvi, 60 pages. Custom half leather with minor rubbing and offsetting. Bookplate to front pastedown. Scattered light foxing. Good or better condition.

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    October, 2013
    17th Thursday
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