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Books, Maps & Ephemera(#172BK) 15/03/2019 10:30 AM GMT Closed

Lot 11 of 207: Onwhyn, Thomas Glass of Grog. Read & Co., 1853. 12mo, 10-leaves, concertina-folded between boards, upper board with paper label duplicating first leaf; ilus. by Onwhyn. 'Containing 50 excuses for the GLASS, and only one objection against it.'' A satirical piece of ephemera in support of drinking spirits with a humorous nod to balance in the one objection offered as from a 'distinguished member of the Tem. Soc.' - 'Taking a glass too much'. Onwhyn was well-known illustrator and cartoonist, especi

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Sold For:£550
Estimate: £80 - £100

Books, Maps & Ephemera(#172BK)  15/03/2019 10:30 AM GMT  Closed