Gilbert, W.S. The "Bab" Ballads: Much Sound and Little Sense. London: George Routledge and Sons, n.d. [circa 1890s]. Illustrated by the author. Bound in dark navy leather by Zaehnsdorf with the character Ben Allah Achmet in inlaid and painted leather in the bottom right hand corner of the front board. Title and author in gilt to spine. Elaborate gilt rolled turn-ins with blue marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. Measures approx. 5.25" x 7.25". Some minor rubbing to edges and some light marks to boards. Light foxing to some pages.