[RUSSELL, Thomas.]

THE ADVENTURES OF THE GUILDFORD JACKDAW. Interspersed with Anecdotes of Some little Good Boys and Bad Boys. For the Use of Children. Embellished with cuts. (Price one Shilling.) 1795.
Author [RUSSELL, Thomas.]
Title THE ADVENTURES OF THE GUILDFORD JACKDAW. Interspersed with Anecdotes of Some little Good Boys and Bad Boys. For the Use of Children. Embellished with cuts. (Price one Shilling.)
Published Guildford. J. Russell. London. J. Evans… W. and J. Stratford. No date [circa 1795[watermarked 1794]].
Stock Code 13962
Description [4], 68 pages. Illustrated with 15 small woodcuts. Original blue wrappers with cut to the upper panel. 135 x 88mm. Small corner torn from lower wrapper and loosely laid in; ownership name on title; else a very good copy. There are two editions of this work, one with a frontispiece and 67 pages, and this issue with 68 pages, with the frontispiece forming the front wrapper, the latter being a reissue of the original sheets. Both issues are rare.
£850.00