The Family Jo: Miller ; A Drawing Room Jest Book [&] Jo: Miller--A Biography (1848).

By: Miller, Joe

Price: £20.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fair


Original blindstamped red cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt; yellow endpapers. Splits to cloth on ends of hinges, a little foxing. Binding fair; contents tight and in good order. Miller's Jest Book originally appeared in 1739. Various editions removed the coarser jokes and added and amended other items. This "family" edition -- now suitable reading for the Victorian drawing-room and including a biography of the actor and wit -- first appeared in 1848.

Title: The Family Jo: Miller ; A Drawing Room Jest Book [&] Jo: Miller--A Biography (1848).

Author Name: Miller, Joe

Categories: Miscellaneous,

Edition: First Thus

Publisher: London, Wm S. Orr: 1848

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair

Type: Book

Seller ID: VN0957