Stop Thief; or, Hints to Housekeeping to Prevent Housebreaking

By: Cruikshank, George

Price: $200.00

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Original publisher's brown 3/4 leather binding with decorative gray-blue boards. Sixteen-pages, complete. Fifty-two additional blank pages in the back. Top edge gilt. Gilt decorative lines on front and back boards. Gilt decorative flowers and lettering on spine. Bookplate removed from front pastedown. Pages are clean and intact except for very slight foxing. Boards and spine are very clean and intact. Binding is tight. George Cruikshank (1792-1878) was a British author and caricaturist who illustrated books for his friend, Charles Dickens. In this book, Cruikshank gives readers practical advice on home security during the nineteenth century.

Title: Stop Thief; or, Hints to Housekeeping to Prevent Housebreaking

Author Name: Cruikshank, George

Categories: Literature, Antiques and Home Decorating, Etiquette,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: London, England, Bradbury and Evans: 1851

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 019642

Keywords: British literature. George Cruikshank. Caricaturists. Watchdog. Burglary. Crime. Anticrime. Housekeeping. Advice guides. Practical guides. SG-27.