MR. SPONGE'S SPORTING TOUR
Published by Bradbury and Evans in London 1853
FIRST EDITION 8vo. black hardback, three quarter bound in dark brown roan with raised bands and decorative gilt to spine, marbled boards. All edges marbled. 408pp. plus hand-coloured colour and b/w illustrations by John Leech. A clean copy with no previous owners' markings or inscriptions. Occasional light foxing, heavier to text pages facing hand-coloured plates. Neatly repaired closed tear to title page. Light wear to edges of spine and corners. A GOOD+ COPY.