Proofs on India Paper

Proof illustrations on India paper to Bunyan’s Pilgrim’s Progress. [Preface by the Rev. Charles Kingsley].

London: Longman, Green, Longman and Roberts, 1860.

Price: $3,000.00

About the item

127 engravings on INDIA PAPER, mounted on 91 leaves of thick paper, engraved by Joseph Swain. Accompanied by a printed list of illustrations and Kingsley’s preface. 4to. Proofs on India Paper. Near fine, in a custom green cloth box. Provenace: Thomas Reader, partner of the firm of Longmans.

Item #258376

A possibly unique set of proofs on India paper to Charles Bennett’s humorous and penetrating illustrations to the 1860 Longman edition of Pilgrim’s Progress.