The Bab Ballads: With Which Are Included Songs of a Savoyard

By: GILBERT, W. S.

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Stated sixth edition of the author's collection of humorous ballads and songs. Most of these ditties first appeared in the weekly humor magazine "Fun" in the late 1800s. With 250 amusing illustrations in black & white by the author and a brief author's note. Sir William Schwenck Gilbert is probably best known for his partnership with Arthur Sullivan and their comic Gilbert & Sullivan opera creations. --- In full green cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped Gilbert illustration on cover and gilt spine titling. --- With inked gift inscription to front free endpaper, otherwise a clean, unmarked, firmly-bound copy but with a little wear to cloth extremities.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall); xii, 564, 32 (ads) pages

Title: The Bab Ballads: With Which Are Included Songs of a Savoyard

Author Name: GILBERT, W. S.

Categories: >>Humor, Puzzles, Diversions, >>Music & Performing Arts,

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co., Limited: 1906

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 81976