Lot 76

[Harris (John)]
The History of The Old Woman who had Three Sons Jerry, James, and John: Together with an Account of What Became of Them, Her Property, and Last of All Herself, 16 verses & stipples, from Harris’s Cabinet of Amusement and Instruction, publisher’s imprint on leaves 1 & 9, some staining, marbled wrappers, 12mo, J. Harris, 1815.

*** This verse was certainly current in the reign of Charles I. In 1839 it was adapted into a successful pantomime and performed at Theatre Royal.

Estimate: £200-£300