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Alexander Munro
1850's-1910's Manuscript Book Signed Letter George CRUIKSHANK Dock Strike London
London: 1850. If viewing on a mobile device please view the "Item Description" under "About this Item" to see all images and descriptionLouis88Books. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Title Manuscript Scrap Book Handwritten Thoughts, Memories and Inscriptions Autographed Letter From George Cruikshank Pasted In Engravings Poster / Leaflet for the Dock Strike of 1889 ____________ Unique Collection Manuscript ~ Full Leather Binding __________ Author Alexander Munro Rosina Catherine Meyer ______________________ Year of Publication 1850's to 1910's __________________________ Publisher n/a _______________________ For full description see below - after all photographs ___________________________________________ Description: A unique collection of engravings, hand written material, signed letters and social history. Originally the property of one Rosina Catherine Meyer and subsequently (according to the pencil annotations) purchased from a dealer and added to by Alexander Munro. In his hand we see many inscriptions and a family tree, letters addressed to him from George Cruikshank and a local MP. Much relates to Blackfriars in London. Hand drawn sketches, a poster or leaflet relating to the Great Dock Strike of 1889 and much more. A fascinating look at England and London in the late 1800's. Full leather binding with gilt decoration, externally sound and nicely kept, internally the hinges are cracked but holding, signs of Sellotape repairs but generally good and sound. There is an pamphlet relating to the Dock Strike in London (Aug 1889). Loosely inserted there is a S … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Louis'88Books (allright88) [Andover, United Kingdom]
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