A Pop-Gun Fired off by George Cruikshank, First Edition 1860 in original wraps


A Pop-Gun Fired off by George Cruikshank, in Defence of the British Volunteers of 1803, Against the Uncivil Attack Upon That Body by General W. Napier; to which are Added Some Observations upon our National Defences, Self-Defence, etc, etc, etc. Illustrated with cuts.

44 pages illustrated by George Cruikshank with woodcuts including one full page. Cut on page 38 identifies this as a first printing of the first edition. Published by W. Kent for the author in London 1860.

In original green wraps. Front cover and title page detached. Worn along edges and lightly creased throughout. Previous bookseller's light pencil notes on front endpaper and upper margin of last page.

This is an original 19th century work, not a reproduction or library copy. Images provided are of the actual work on offer.

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