A Paper:- of Tobacco, Treating of the Rise, progress, pleasures, and advantages of Smoking. With Anecdotes of distinguished smokers, mems. on pipes and tobacco-boxes, and a tritical essay on snuff.

By: Joseph Fume

Price: £89.00

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Very informative book on the history and joys of tobacco, 165 pages of text plus pages, at front, numbered to iv includes title page and two page introduction all in bright clean condition just some verylight browning to extreme edges of pages. Six full page B/w illustrations and some smaller drawings in text,a little light foxing to frontispiece, all plates present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer full leather boards are rubbed and worn to corners and edges, small loss to bottom of spine 1¼ Inches long, gold decoration on spine is mostly worn away and original title label has gone. Though not perfect still a firm, pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST

Title: A Paper:- of Tobacco, Treating of the Rise, progress, pleasures, and advantages of Smoking. With Anecdotes of distinguished smokers, mems. on pipes and tobacco-boxes, and a tritical essay on snuff.

Author Name: Joseph Fume

Illustrator: Phiz

Categories: Antiquarian, History, Illustrated,

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Publisher: London, Chapman and Hall: 1839

Binding: Full Leather Boards

Book Condition: Good Plus

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Hardcover

Size: 6 ½ x 4¼ Inches

Seller ID: 008022

Keywords: Tobacco, Smoking History, Antiquarian, Noisbn, Illustrated,