London: Richard Bentley, 1864.
A De Luxe Edition. Tall 8vo. xii, 428p. With 60 illustrations by George Cruikshank, John Leach, and John Tenniel. Beautifully bound for Brentano's by Bayntun in full green crushed morocco with marbled endpapers, a.e.g., the spine and covers with overall repeating patterns of Tudor roses and interlacing rules, the dentelles with gilt cornerpieces. Spine with mellow fade, but blends quite well, else fine as new internally and externally with the original decorated cloth covers bound in rear. Item #21738
"This Edition... contains all those rhythmical Poems on which the fame of the inimitable humourist rests. Although he has imitators, Thomas Ingoldsby remains unapproached, and, like Hogarth, his genius in peculiarly English.
"This Volume is enriched with rare felicity by George Cruikshank, John Tenniel, and John Leech, whose productions, executed con amore, will henceforth be associated with the now famous Thomas Ingolsbdy." (Publisher's advertisement, page v.).