The Wits Magazine; or Library of Momus. Being a Compleat Repository of Mirth, Humour, and Entertainment.
London: Harrison and Co., 17841785. 2 vols. in one, 8vo, [1-9], 10-485, (1); [1-5], 6-193, (1) pp. With a folding frontispiece (second version) and numerous folding engraved plates of which 5 are engraved by Blake, one after Stothard and four after Samuel Collings. Contemporary marbled boards, modern-calf backstrip and tips, a very good set with good margins around the plates: rare. First edition. Bentley, Blake Books, 513. Essick, William Blakes Commercial Book Illustrations, XVI.
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