Antique Humor: Broad Grins from China; Comic Tales & Sketches; Notes on Noses 1852 by Thomas H Sealy; Albert Smith; George Jabet


Title: Broad Grins from China; Comic Tales and Sketches; Notes on Noses

Author: [Thomas Henry Sealy]; Albert Smith; [George Jabet]

Description: Half-leather with marbled sides; gilt stamped spine with raised bands. Rubbed; bit of edgewear. A few pages show soiling. Illustrations. pp. viii, 152 / [1], 156 / vi, 153. 6.5 x 4 inches.

Broad Grins from China and Comic Tales and Sketches each feature several illustrations by John Leech (many engraved by Thomas Gilks), known for his contributions to Punch.

Three books, each published in 1852 by Richard Bentley, bound into a single volume. Bound minus original wraps. Each printed by Harrison and Son, St. Martin's Lane.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good+
Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: Richard Bentley
Place: London
Year: 1852

Keywords: humor, comedy, John Leech, Nasology,

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