Lord Bateman
Lord Bateman

Lord Bateman

New York: McLoughlin Bros. 1864. Cruikshank, George. Paperback. [8] p.: hand-colored illustrations; 14 cm. Yellow wrappers; front wrapper illustration printed in orange and black, signed: E.P.C. [probably Edward P. Cogger]. Part of the publisher's Uncle Frank's Series. No date of publication is given, however it was produced no earlier than 1864 and no later than 1866. The publisher's address is given as 30 Beekman St., which McLoughlin Brothers used from 1864 to 1870. The address given for the electrotyper, Vincent Dill, on the back wrapper (24 Beekman Street, New York) was used by Dill from 1859 to 1866. The illustrations are copies from those by Cruikshank in the 1839 ed. of The Loving Ballad; however some changes have been made in detail. Publisher's advertisements on back wraper for six series, including Uncle Frank's Series, in which this title is listed 8th of 12 titles. gift inscription at head of first page, to Henry Arnold Cooke, dated 1870. A narrow strip of plain linen was used to strengthen the spine many years ago; otherwise in Very Good- Condition: wrapper slightly creased; soiling and light foxing; no tears. A bright copy of this version of an old song. Very Good -. Item #001229

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