New York: Frederick A. Strokes, 1888. First Edition. Hardcover. 10" x 8.25" Very Good / No Jacket. Item #001813
Original blue pictorial cloth and white cloth onlay at head with gilt illustration of dancing shepherds. .64 p.p. A collection of humorous comic sketches and caricatures from Life Magazine, originally founded in 1883, co-founded by John Ames Mitchell and Andrew Miller. Features artwork by American illustrators Roswell Bacon [1868-1913], Albert E. Sterner [1863-1946], and Charles Dana Gibson [1867-1944]. Heavy wear and fraying to spine-ends and corners. Rubbing at edges with light soil to covers. Light sunning to endpapers and yellowing to pages. Interior clean. Otherwise a very good copy.