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Cruikshank, George, 1792–1878

Puss in boots / edited and illustrated with etchings on steel by George Cruikshank.

London : Routledge, Warne & Routledge : [1864]
Physical Description:
40 p., [6] leaves of plates : ill. ; 19 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PZ8 .F34 no.4
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Does not appear to be first issue as described by Cohn. "Notice to the public" is not repeated at the back, etc.
British Art Center copy has ms. letter by Cruikshank tipped-in at front. In it, he asks the publisher for several copies of his Fairy library, and particularly Puss in boots. Letter is dated Dec. 29, 1864.
In original printed wrappers.
Cover engraved by Thomas Williams after George Cruikshank.
Cased with Hop-o' my-thumb and other nos. of the Fairy library.
Printed by Harrild.
Cohn, A. George Cruikshank (1969 repr. of 1924 ed.), 199.
Subject Terms:
Arnold, F. -- Publisher.
Harrild -- Printer.
Routledge, Warne & Routledge -- Publisher.
Etchings -- [1864].
Wood engravings -- [1864].
Williams, Thomas, b. ca. 1800, engraver.

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