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The adventures of Baron Munchausen with an introduction by T. Teignmouth Shore ; illustrated by Gustave Doré

Rudolf Erich Raspe

RA Collection: Book

Record number




New and revised edition


London: Cassell, Petter, and Galpin, [1866]

Physical Description

xv, [1], 216 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

General Note

With four pages of advertisements for Cassell, Petter, and Galpin publications bound at the back.
No publication date is given. Most sources state 1865 or 1866.

Binding Note

Mauve cloth, gilt titles and decoration.


Illustrated books
Adventure stories


T. Teignmouth Shore, contributor
Gustave Doré, illustrator
Cassell, Petter, and Galpin, publisher