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SET OF SIX SURTEES HUNTING PARODIES, WITH HAND-COLORED PLATES BY LEECH AND BROWNE

SURTEES, Robert Smith. Handley Cross. WITH: Five other Surtees titles. London, 1880. Six volumes.

Early editions (printed from the original plates) of six vigorous and engaging Surtees comic novels, abounding with sharp social observations, illustrated with hand-colored plates and in-text line cuts by John Leech and Hablôt K. Browne. Handsomely bound by Lauriat of Boston. $1900.

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SUPERBLY BOUND SET OF THREE SURTEES HUNTING PARODIES IN FIRST EDITION, WITH HAND-COLORED PLATES BY LEECH AND BROWNE

SURTEES, Robert Smith. Handley Cross. WITH: Plain or Ringlets? WITH: Mr. Facey Romford’s Hounds

Handley Cross. London, 1854. Three volumes.

First single-volume editions in book form of three vigorous and engaging Surtees comic novels, abounding with sharp social observations, illustrated with hand-colored plates and in-text line cuts by John Leech and Hablôt K. Browne, and handsomely bound by Rivière & Son. $900.

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SURTEES’ HAWBUCK GRANGE, ILLUSTRATED BY “PHIZ,” HANDSOMELY BOUND

(BROWNE, Hablôt Knight) [SURTEES, Robert Smith]. Hawbuck Grange. London, 1899.

Re-issue of the first edition of this rollicking chronicle of a “gentleman” farmer, printed from the original plates, humorously illustrated with eight full-page hand-colored etchings by Hablôt Browne (”Phiz”) and 13 full-page line cuts by W.T. Maud, handsomely bound by Bayntun of Bath. $450.

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