A Cockney's Shooting Season in Suffolk.

London: Thomas M'Lean, 1822.

Price: $7,000.00


About the item

First edition. 6 hand-colored aquatint plates, Letterpress title and 14pp. of text. 1 vols. Folio (375 x 265 mm). Original printed wrappers, with new paper spine. Laid into a brown cloth slipcase, leather gilt stamped label on the upperr cover and matching chemise. Tooley 22; Schwerdt I, p.12; Abbey Life 382; Mellon/Snelgrove p.48.

Item #317516

The work tells the amusing tale of the new wealthy Londoner on a trip to the countryside and the constant gaffs he makes due to his lack of understanding of the country way of life, and the danger he poses to himself and all those around him whilst in possession of a gun.