London: G. Virtue, 1830. hardcover. 36 magnificent colored aquatint plates plus wood engravings by George and Isaac Robert Cruikshank. 3 folding music sheets. XVI, 376pp. Previous owner's bookplate. Large 8vo, full crimson morocco, spine decorated in gilt, a.e.g. London: G. Virtue, 1830. Near Fine. near fine.
The 1821 bestseller that influenced Thackeray and Dickens. The plates are clean & bright; some offsetting to the text pages.