[Oblong folio] Heath, Henry. The Caricaturist’s Scrap Book. [London] : [Charles Tilt], 1840. 27.5 cm x 37.5 cm [2 leaves; i, book title page; Omnium Gatherum, title page, 7 plates, first series; 6 plates, second series; Demonology & Witchcraft, 6 plates; Old Way’s & New Way’s. Designed & Etched by H. Heath, title page, 6 plates; Nautical Dictionary, title page, 6 plates; The Art of Tormenting, title page, 6 plates; Scenes in London, 12 plates with 4 individual numbered images on each plate 1-20; 21 numbered as 25, 22-47, 48 numbered as 21; Sayings & Doings, 5 plates; i] 60 plates total.
Bound in original publisher’s brown cloth, now worn, with a repaired spine, front hinge cracked, with gilt title on the front cover. Plate 5 in Demonology is loose. Occasional foxing, heavier on the last plate. A presentation inscription in ink: “Miss Gladys Mendum To you, a happy New Year and all, / that Heaven Can Send, / Long life, long youth, good health, / pleasure and a friend, / truely [sic] yours. / J. A. Mendum 1898.”