Item #50289 ELIANA AMERICANA. Charles Lamb in the United States 1849 - 1866. Charles - Subject. Nethery Lamb, Wallace, 1775 - 1834.
ELIANA AMERICANA. Charles Lamb in the United States 1849 - 1866.

ELIANA AMERICANA. Charles Lamb in the United States 1849 - 1866.

Los Angeles: The Plantin Press, 1971. 1st edition. Limited to 350 cc. 42 pp (including Index). Frontispiece of Lamb, reproducing a drawing by Thomas Wageman (about 1825), engraved by Finden, reputedly a favorite of American publishers, ca 1850s - 1860s. 12mo. 7-1/2" x 5-1/4". Rough weave burlap cloth spine over blue paper wrapped boards, gilt stamped L to front board, printed blue paper title label to spine. A Nr Fine copy. Item #50289

Published form of an "incondite account of his [Lamb's] transatlantic reputation and publishing history..."

Price: $20.00