Thomas Bewick and His Pupils. With ninety-five illustrations

By: Dobson, Austin

Price: $292.50

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


xviii, 232 pages. 7.5 x 6 inches. Finely bound in contemporary brown morocco over feathered paper, with five raised bands, label and decoration to spine. Miniscule bookseller's stamp to top left verso front endpaper: Harrison 59 Pall Mall. Feathered endpapers, with armorial bookplate front pastedown [Henry Ralph Lambton]. Small ownership signature at top left of first blank endpaper dated 1985. First few and final few leaves show considerable foxing; frontispiece tissue guard also foxed. Otherwise the interior is clean and free of marks. All edges feathered, with top edge dulled. No ads bound in at rear. Binding and hinges are fully secure. A handsome volume.

Title: Thomas Bewick and His Pupils. With ninety-five illustrations

Author Name: Dobson, Austin

Categories: Art, Animals,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Chatto and Windus: 1884

Binding: half leather

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: tall 12 mo.

Seller ID: Books008126

Keywords: Victorian drawing engraving; ornithology woodcuts nature studies