Collins, 1949, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: Barnett Freedman -- Cover Art
list of illustrations, foreword by author, selected bibliography and index. Black-and-white photographic frontispiece of John Ruskin. The text is illustrated with 10 other black-and-white photographs or illustrations. Blue coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the spine. Bumping to the head and to the heel of the spine and shelfwear to the lower book edges. discolouration to the extreme top edge of the book. Browning and foxing to the paper edges, the top being worse. The lower paper edges have been hand cut. Original bookseller' s sticker to the lower right hand corner of the front paste down. The sticker has also impinged upon the opposite page. Foxing to the margins of the paper and to the endpapers. Illustrated dustwrapper, by Barnett Freedman, with black coloured titles to the front panel and spine. The dustwrapper is rubbed and somewhat faded and the spine is quite sun affected -- darkened. A little crinkling to the top and bottom dustwrapper edges. Foxing to the verso of the dustwrapper. A biography of the Scottish aesthete and social reformer of the Victorian era -- John Ruskin. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 320 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Barnett Freedman -- Cover Art . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; 19th Century ; Britain/UK; 19th century; Religion & Theology. Inventory No: 0103009.