ROWLANDSON, THOMAS. [COMBE, WILLIAM.] The History of Johnny Quae Genus, the Little Foundling of the Late Doctor Syntax. London: R. Ackermann, 1822.<BR />
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ROWLANDSON, THOMAS, illustrator. [COMBE, WILLIAM.] The History of Johnny Quae Genus, the Little Foundling of the Late Doctor Syntax. London: R. Ackermann, 1822.
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ROWLANDSON, THOMAS, illustrator.
[COMBE, WILLIAM.] The History of Johnny Quae Genus, the Little Foundling of the Late Doctor Syntax. London: R. Ackermann, 1822.
8vo (244 x 150 mm). [4], 259, [1]. 24 hand-colored aquatint plates by Thomas Rowlandson. Full morocco, gilt spine compartments and titles, gilt devices to covers, silk endpapers. Faint offsetting from plates, a few stray spots, rubbing to joints and extremities, scuff to foot of spine with loss to date and place of pub.
Provenance: Lucius Wilmerding (bookplate).

FIRST EDITION: Abbey Life 268; Tooley 413.
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