London: Tilt, 1839. Cruikshank, George. First. hardcover. Illus. by George Cruikshank. 32mo, 1/2 red morocco; original gilt pictorial green cloth bound in. London: Charles Tilt, 1839. First Edition. fine.
First issue, with printer's name on verso of title and on the last leaf. It is generally conceded that Thackeray wrote the text, and the notes and preface were by Dickens. Bound without the 8 pages of ads.