Item #4450 PHOENIXIANA. A Collection of the Burlesques.; Introduction by John Kendrick Bangs. George Herbert Derby, John Phoenix.

PHOENIXIANA. A Collection of the Burlesques.; Introduction by John Kendrick Bangs.

New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1903. 1st edition thus (BAL 762). 332 pp + adverts. Illustrated by E. W. Kemble. 12mo. Yellow decorative cloth, TEG. VG (some faint soiling to cloth/bright frnt cvr gilt & decoration/minor shelf wear). Item #4450

Derby (1823-61) famous for his wit and practical jokes; his humorous periodical writing collected by his friends & published in this volume (1855 first publication) and follwed by Squibob Papers (1865).

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