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Lot 197(ROWLANDSON, THOMAS)
Petticoat Loose: A Fragmentary "Tale of the Castle." Embellished with Plates.
London: J.J. Stockdale, 1812. First edition. Early cloth backed with blue morocco, original wrappers bound-in with paper label. 11 x 8 1/2 inches (28 x 11.5 cm); 136, [4] ff. ads, with hand-colored frontispiece and three full-page hand-colored etchings by Thomas Rowlandson. Spine darkened, cloth at fore-edges faded and a bit stained, some offsetting of plates to opposing text leaves..


C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Sold for $750
Estimate $400-600


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