Scribner, 1885, Hardcover (Full Leather), Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, First, Illustrated By: Phiz
DAVID CROAL THOMSON. Life and Labours of Hablot Knight Browne, "Phiz," New York: Scribner and Welford, 1885. Folio, No. 24 of an edition of 250, pp. xvi, 16-246, 2 (ads), brown leather-covered boards with stamped lettering to spine and front, Phiz illustration on front, top edge gilt, extensive illustration. Biographical but with enough illustration to please the reader who has no interest in the details of Browne's life. Condition of this book: Front hinge cracked, chipping at spine ends, preliminary leaves browned. Much of the cover gilt has flaked away, images fine. Special Limited Edition, first issue in this format. Size: Large Folio (bigger than A3). 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: Phiz. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: Art & Design; England; 19th century; Biography & Autobiography. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54422.