The Works of William Hogarth, in a series of One Hundred and Fifty Steel Engravings, by the first artists – with descriptions and a comment on their moral tendency, in two volumes, by the Rev. John Trusler to which are added, anecdotes of the author and his works, by J.Hogarth and J. Nichols


A total of 280 pages illustrated with 150 tissue guarded engraved plates including frontispieces and vignette titles

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Author(s) Hogarth, William
Illustrator(s) N/A
Publisher(s) Published by The London Printing and Publishing Company
Published Date no date given, approximately 1860
Signature Information N/A
Size Quarto (over 10 - 12 inches tall)
Book Condition Both volumes in similar condition, corners rubbed, heads of spine scuffed, tails of spine rubbed, a few faint marks to covers, vol.1 has cracked front hinge, 2 inch tear at rear of head of spine, first gathering loose, a few foxing spots throughout only significant on last few plates, vol.2 one loose plate with edge wear, foxing spots to frontispiece and vignette, faint foxing spots to later plates, books in good condition with many fine plates
Jacket Condition N/A
Binding Red cloth with blind stamped borders to covers, gilt illustration of Hogarth at work to front blind stamped on rear, gilt title and decorations to spine, all edges gilt