original boards with paper labels, enclosed in cloth case
VAULT 823.79 R67b 1834
PRESENTATION COPY: George Cattermole Esqre from his Admirer the Author. The recipient was the illustrator of Dickens' Master Humphrey's Clock and other books. On the back flyleaf of Volume I is AN ORIGINAL PENCIL DRAWING of a man on horseback. It is undoubtedly by Cattermole. Rookwood is Ainsworth's first independent work and is among the scarcest of his novels. Aside from expected small defects in books in boards, a FINE COPY.