by POLLOCK, B.
London: B. Pollock. unbound. very good(+). 6 plates of Characters, 13 plates of Scenes, 3 Plates of Wings, 1 Set Piece, and an accompanying dramatic adaptation of Charles Dickens' novel. 23 Plates: lithographs with hand coloring. 7" x 8.75". Edges show occasional wear and some toning. Tabs or tip in extensions on margin for holding each plate in place are attached to all left margins, except Scene 13 which is missing the tab. The singular Set Piece has a chip at right edge.Text: 16 pages. 12mo. Missing covers, otherwise in good condition. London: B. Pollock, (n.d., c. 1880). A rare complete set of Pollock's toy theatre sheets and a Dickens curiosity. 9 plates are published under the name J. Redington (B. Pollock's father-in-law, from whom he would later inherit the publishing business at 74 Hoxton St.). Redington's plates here include two of the three Side Wings, two of which "suit any play", all other plates in this set are specific to Oliver Twist.
(Inventory #: 288971)