London: Republished for the Artist by Frederick Arnold, 86, Fleet Street, E.C, 1873.
Cruikshank, George. Later edition (7 shillings 6 pence , coloured). Vignette title page, Verso "Re-Issue of 'Phrenological Illustrations' " , and one other leaf of letterpress. With 6 engraved hand-colored plates illustrating 34 figures. 1 vols. Oblong folio (280 x 380 mm.). FROM CRUIKSHANK TO DALZIEL. Bound in original brown cloth spine and printed paper over boards, with newspaper clipping of letter from Gilbert Dalziel tipped-in at ffep. Laid into a crimson cloth drop box Cohn 178 (First edition). Item #239547
Inscribed at the top of the title page "To George Dalziel with the best regards of Geo. Cruikshank / Janry. 1874."
George Dalziel (1815-1902) and his brother Edward (1817-1905) founded Dalziel Brothers engravers in 1839 and were the most famous in their trade until photo-mechanical processes superseded the need for engravers. A fine association.
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