Boston. 1831. 216pp. plus fourteen plates. Contemporary calf, rebacked. Extremities lightly worn. Minor foxing. About very good. Item #WRCAM45672
Volume of humorous and satirical sketches, illustrated by David Claypool Johnston (1798-1865), an artist known as the "American Cruikshank." Murrell calls Johnston "one of our foremost ante-bellum humorous draughtsmen," and he produced many satirical prints on a variety of subjects during his long career. AMERICAN IMPRINTS 5826.