Illus. with b.w. drawings. 8vo. dec. cl. Bds.and spine a little rubbed occasional foxing else v.g. Codice inventario libreria
Titolo: The Humours of Cynicus.
Casa editrice: The Cynicus publishing Co./Simpkins Marshall Hamilton Kent & Co.
Data di pubblicazione: 1892
Condizione libro: Good
Descrizione libro London: The Cynicus Publishing Co. and Simpkin Marshall Hamilton Kent & Co Limited, 1892. 1st thus. p. Unpaginated. Final leaf advertises the author's other works. Original illustrated bevel-edged cloth, dust soiled and with some small ink marks to back boards. Aeg. This copy signed on front endpaper verso: With compliments / from / Cynicus. Originally issued the previous year in a hand-coloured, limited, edition-de-luxe. A very good cophy. Codice articolo wb13790
Descrizione libro London: Cynicus Publishing Co, 1894. 96pp. Printed in beige. Illustrations reduced to 1/2 original. 7.5x5.5'', printed wrapper with pasted-on panel 'hand-tinted in the manner of the first editions' & humorous advertisement on rear cover. Sampler of 4 published & 1 title due shortly, 'to give a general idea of their scope & popularize his work.' Much fun at expense of rich & pious. Cover soiled, splitting, worn, chipped, text shaken, else VG. Codice articolo 30676
Descrizione libro Cynicus Publishing; Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co, London, 1892. p., b/w cartoons, original cloth with gilt lettering, a.e.g. Anderson (1854-1932) published under the pseudonym "Cynicus". Codice articolo 043474
Descrizione libro His Studio, Drury Lane, London, 1892. Hardcover. Condizione: Very Good. 1st Edition. Limited edition numbered. Marvellous copy of two books bound as one. The Humours of Cynicus being in the second half with a stated date of publication of 1891, also published "At His Studio" This copy has the author/cartoonist's signature underneath the number 34. Both are written in ink at the top rh corner of the title page to Symbols and Metaphors. Internally the books are in nice clean condition throughout with no owner inscriptions or obvious marks. The page block edge is somewhat toned, as are the front and back end papers. The binding is plain cloth with the title lettering on the spine being all but faded away. The spine looks sun faded and well handled. The fore edge corners are a little knocked. All in all though this is a collectable condition copy let down somewhat by a shakey binding. Photos on request. Signed by Author(s). Codice articolo 009600