The Ballantyne Press, 1889.
First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition. Item #042611
2 volumes in original paper covered boards, 653 of 675 copies, 1889-1890. Modest wear to boards, scattered foxing, heavy in a few spots but mostly clean, page edges browned. Spines darkened and worn.
Dragging the pudding: Getting the sack just before Christmas.
To Broach the claret (pugilistic): ...a pelt in the smeller.
Loco-foco: A self igniting match or cigar; the Democratic party. Size: Octavo (8vo). 2-volume set (complete). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Reference; Inventory No: 042611.