London, South Kensington
16 February 2006
GOLDSMITH, Oliver (1728-74). An Elegy on the Death of a Mad Dog. [London:] George Routledge, [n.d.]. Coloured plates and illustrations by Randolph Caldecott [bound with:] The House that Jack Built. [London:] Routledge, [n.d.]. Coloured plates and illustrations by Randolph Caldecott. 2 works in one volume, 4° (221 x 203mm). Contemporary vellum-backed decorated boards gilt, original coloured pictorial wrappers bound in (one detached).
With 7 other 19th-century illustrated books and an album of scraps. (8)
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