J. Robins, 1824, Hardcover (Half Leather), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, Early
ANDREW KNAPP and WILLIAM BALDWIN. The Newgate Calendar in four volumes, London: J. Robins, 1824-26. Octavos, early edition, pp. iv, 516; 502; 502; 406, brown cloth boards half-bound in brown calf with gilt lettering and ornamentation to spine, top edges gilt, extensive illustration, ownership signatures on flyleaves and title pages. Page after page of sensational and gruesome crime and its punishment, in vicious Olde England. Condition of this set: Very good overall but light to heavy foxing scattered throughout, light to moderate edge wear. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 4-volume set (complete). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: True Crime; England; 19th century; Antiquarian & Rare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54383.