THE CRIES of LONDON, as they are daily exhibited in…

THE CRIES of LONDON, as they are daily exhibited in the Streets with an Epigram in Verse adapted to each. Embellished with fifty-two elegant Cuts. To which is added a Description of the Metropolis in Verse. [Price Sixpence.] < >
  • Another image of THE CRIES of LONDON, as they are daily exhibited in the Streets with an Epigram in Verse adapted to each. Embellished with fifty-two elegant Cuts. To which is added a Description of the Metropolis in Verse. [Price Sixpence.]
  • Another image of THE CRIES of LONDON, as they are daily exhibited in the Streets with an Epigram in Verse adapted to each. Embellished with fifty-two elegant Cuts. To which is added a Description of the Metropolis in Verse. [Price Sixpence.]
  • Another image of THE CRIES of LONDON, as they are daily exhibited in the Streets with an Epigram in Verse adapted to each. Embellished with fifty-two elegant Cuts. To which is added a Description of the Metropolis in Verse. [Price Sixpence.]
  • Another image of THE CRIES of LONDON, as they are daily exhibited in the Streets with an Epigram in Verse adapted to each. Embellished with fifty-two elegant Cuts. To which is added a Description of the Metropolis in Verse. [Price Sixpence.]
  • Another image of THE CRIES of LONDON, as they are daily exhibited in the Streets with an Epigram in Verse adapted to each. Embellished with fifty-two elegant Cuts. To which is added a Description of the Metropolis in Verse. [Price Sixpence.]
  • Another image of THE CRIES of LONDON, as they are daily exhibited in the Streets with an Epigram in Verse adapted to each. Embellished with fifty-two elegant Cuts. To which is added a Description of the Metropolis in Verse. [Price Sixpence.]

THE CRIES of LONDON, as they are daily exhibited in the Streets with an Epigram in Verse adapted to each. Embellished with fifty-two elegant Cuts. To which is added a Description of the Metropolis in Verse. [Price Sixpence.]

London: F. Newbery. At the Corner of St. Paul’s Church-Yard, 1775. 133, [6 ad’s] pages. Woodcut frontispiece and 61 full-page wood-engravings of cries. Original Dutch floral boards. 32mo. 106 x 70 mm. Contained in a modern morocco-backed folding box. Ink inscription on front pastedown "Betsey Brown Janr.1th 1778. Sent from London by Cousin John Surridge." Blank corner lost from one leaf; small chip to the blank margin of another leaf; back strip repaired; few incidental marks; juvenile scribble on rear pastedown; else a very good copy of a rare title. Roscoe lists an advertisement for the book dated 1771, but the 1775 edition seems to be the earliest known. Roscoe locates 4 copies, one of which is imperfect (Osborne). ESTC records 3 copies in North America but none in the UK. .

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