First edition of this scarce Bennett title, an inventive and humorous series of tall tales set during the unchronicled youth of Baron Munchausen.
Very good plus.
THE ADVENTURES OF YOUNG MUNCHAUSEN
"Once I reached the Dog-star, which, by the bye, is not a dog and not much of a star either."
London: Routledge, Warne, and Routledge, 1865. The surprising, unheard of and never-to-be-surpassed adventures of young Muchausen; related and illustrated by C.H. Bennett in twelve "stories". 9.5'' x 7.25''. Original blind- and gilt-stamped blue cloth. Illustrated with 12 engravings. 107,  pages. Hinges repaired. Some rubbing to boards. Slight foxing scattered throughout.
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