Mr Sponge's sporting tour
Robert Smith Surtees (1805-1864)
Place of origin
Ormesby Hall, Redcar and Cleveland
xii,,552p, leaves of plates. . ill.. . 8vo.. Provenance: Twentieth-century pictorial bookplate: James Beaumont Worsley Pennyman [(1883-1961)] Inscribed: "J.B. Pennyman Aug. 1914 from EGG". Under this in pencil in the hand of J.B. Pennyman: "(Gracie Guinness) I took this out with me in 1914. JBP". Binding: Publisher's red cloth, gilt embossed hunting scene as centrepiece, gilt tops, as issued.
Makers and roles
Robert Smith Surtees (1805-1864) John Leech (London 1817 - London 1864)