The beggar's opera ... To which is prefixed the musick to each song. Gay, John.
The beggar's opera ... To which is prefixed the musick to each song
The beggar's opera ... To which is prefixed the musick to each song
The beggar's opera ... To which is prefixed the musick to each song
The beggar's opera ... To which is prefixed the musick to each song
The beggar's opera ... To which is prefixed the musick to each song

Inscribed to Nelson Doubleday by a British cricketer

The beggar's opera ... To which is prefixed the musick to each song

London: William Heinemann, 1921. Edition limited to 430 copies (this, no. 418); 4to, pp. [4], 4, vii-xiv, 93, [1]; vignette title within ruled borders and printed in red and black, 8 tipped-in color plates by Claud Lovat Fraser, woodcut decorations and music in the text; contemporary full red levant with a large diamond lozenge enclosed by a single rule border, the binding signed on the rear turn-in "19 M. J. N. 22." The binding scuffed and worn; a good, sound copy. Inscribed, "This copy to Mrs. Nelson Doubleday with kindest regards from Sydney Pawling xxi.ix.21." With a 4-page tribute to Claud Lovat Fraser by John Drinkwater as part of the preliminaries. Pawling is likley the famous British cricketer from Middlesex. Item #52500

Price: $300.00

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