The comic almanack ... With ... illustrations by G. Cruikshank by George Cruikshank

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Published by Chatto & Windus in London .

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Pagination428 pages :
Number of Pages428
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Cruikshank's comic almanack; an ephemeris in jest and earnest; first series, - by Thackeray, Albert Smith, Gilbert A Beckett, The Brothers Mayhew, illustrated by George Cruikshank [etc]: and a great selection of related books, art.

Around the same time the Almanack debuted, George Cruikshank was approached by publisher, John Macrone to illustrate a series of stories by Charles Dickens.

This series, Sketches by Boz, was published inand the praise given to Cruikshank’s illustrations rivaled that. The Comic Almanack – By George Cruikshank Printed In London For Branston and Co.

The Volume is in Good Condition bound in half calf over marbled boards, with the spine divided into five gilt-stamped Compartments by four gilt bands, with the leaf edges red speckled.

Externally the board and spine are lightly scuffed in general, with the rear board and spine detached from the book. This was followed by The Comic Almanack. Produced from tothe Comic Almanack parodies the annual publications, with numerous illustrations, bawdy poetry, all set within the framework of lunar calendars and astrology.

Only a few years into the run of the Almanack, he began collaborating with Charles Dickens. THE COMIC ALMANACK: An Ephemeris in Jest and Earnest, containing Merry Tales, Humorous Poetry, Quips, and Oddities by Thackeray, Albert Smith, Gilbert a Beckett, the Brothers Mayhew. With many hundred illustrations by George Cruikshank and other artists.

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re-issue of Cruikshank's "Comic Almanack", with a signed, lovely full morocco binding by Bayntun & Riviere of Bath. Bright and Near Fine, with gilt-rule to the panels and 5 raised bands and detailed gilt-tooling at the spine. George Cruikshank (27 September – 1 February ) was a British caricaturist and book illustrator, praised as the "modern Hogarth" during his book illustrations for his friend Charles Dickens, and many other authors, reached an international : 27 SeptemberLondon, England.

64 pages with 12 illustrations for the months. Description; small, 12mo bound in full green leather with gold design. Title to spine only. Spine as 5 raised bands and four upside down fleur-de-lis.

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In conjunction with William Hone's scathing tracts, G. Cruikshank produced political satires to illustrate the series of facetiae and miscellanies, like The Political House that Jack Built (). Of a more genially humoristic order are his well-known book illustrations, now so deservedly esteemed for their inimitable fun and frolic, among.

Book Description: John Camden Hotten/Chatto and Windu, London. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good+. Published c 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Ex public library, bound in library cloth with gilt titles to the spine, plates to the inner cover.

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George Cruikshank (27 September – 1 February ) was a British caricaturist and book illustrator, praised as the "modern Hogarth" during his book illustrations for his friend Charles Dickens, and many other authors, reached an international audience.

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