London: 1803, 1804, 1805, 1813, 1815, 1820.
With 116 illustrations (including 1 folding plate, 3 cuts in text). Portrait of book collector Dr. Isaac Gosset as frontispiece to vol. IV. Index to each volume. 6 vols. 8vo. Intrepid Women and Irish Giants, Freaks of Nature, Hermits, Misers, Murderers. Recent brown cloth, red leather labels. Very good, internally clean and fresh (2 plates bound out of order, a few plates closely trimmed with loss to titles or imprints). Item #306703
Serviceable copy of this this utterly delightful Regency compedium of scandals, freaks, criminals, cross dressing men and women, the English Salamander, the Irish Giant, midgets, and other figures of contemporary and historical England and Europe.
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