1922 - Trivia: Or The Art of Walking The Streets of London
By John Gay
Introduction And Notes By W. H. Williams, M.A.
Published 1922, First Trade Edition Thus
Daniel O’Connor, Publisher/ London
In an ivory cloth with elaborate floral gilt detail & lettering to cover and spine, pictorial endpapers, portrait frontispiece with tissue guard, rough cut edges, facsimile of title page of first edition, 16 full-size plates, 91pp.
Size: 8” x 11 1/2”
Absolutely beautiful piece! Gay’s most famous 1716 poem on the sights of London complimented by picturesque plates and reprints of Hogarth.