Bentley, 1891, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, Early, Illustrated By: John Leech
WILLIAM POWELL FRITH. John Leech, His Life and Work, 2 volumes, London: Richard Bentley, 1891. Octavos, 2nd impression, pp. xiv, 268; vii, 394, 48 (ads), maroon cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine and a doodled illustration on front, extensive reproduction of Leech's work (one plate loose), former owner's name on flyleaf. The great English illustrator and Punch magazine mainstay profiled by a contemporary. Condition of this set: Very good with wear at extremities, short tears in spine ends. Hinge cracks in V. 2. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 2-volume set (complete). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Illustrator: John Leech. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Biography & Autobiography; England; 19th century; Art & Design. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54414.