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Inscription

on p.vii, center in ink: Wm. Comb; following inscriptions on cover page, upper left in graphite: Collated / perfect; upper right in ball-point pen: 67-31-4a; lower left i some copies in the 1849-51 / n graphite: 3 vols / RDF 3305 / +2/ED; the following inscriptions on first unnumbered page, uL //in g raphite: RPB/[?] / CJS; aT //:Excessively Rare in each condition / Magnificent copy Original Orange Cloth / uncut with plates in earliest state fresh & brilliant / 3 vols; cC //in graphite: very fine original colouring / some copies in the 1849-51 /

Provenance

Joseph Ablett, Llandbedr Hall

Bibliography
1880
Grego, Joseph. Rowlandson the caricaturist; a selection from his works with anecdotal descriptions of his famous caricatures. 2 vols. London: Chattoand Windus, 1880. Reprint. New York: Collector's Editions, 1970.
1991
Art for the Nation: Gifts in Honor of the 50th Anniversary of the National Gallery of Art. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1991: p.130.