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A Dictionary of Artists who have Exhibited Works in the Principal London Exhibitions from 1760 to 1893

By Algernon Graves

1895 - London - Henry Graves and Co

12.5" by 10", xii, 314pp


 
 
 
 
 
 

 

DETAILS

A comprehensive work on exhibiting artists, with some interesting insertions.

Particularly including a related manuscript letter by the author

New and Enlarged Edition.

A signed letter from the author to William H. Booth dated 1900 has been tipped in to the half-title.

With occasional ink and pencil annotation by William H. Booth, and several handwritten ink notes pasted to the margins, one on embossed paper from Handford Lodge, Ipswich.

The front pastedown has the pictorial bookplate of William H. Booth.

CONDITION

In a quarter leather binding, with cloth-covered boards. Externally, somewhat rubbed to extremities, with small closed tears to top of spine. Hinges weak. Internally, loose and strained in places, with a number of pages coming away or detached but present. Generally bright, with intermittent light spotting, and the odd mark. A newspaper clipping has been tipped in to the margin of p260. Page 42 has the remains of a newspaper clipping to the upper margin. A private view invitation dated 1882 has been tipped in to the margin of p137. A coloured reproduction of an illustration has been loosely inserted.  Ink signature to front pastedown. Overall: GOOD ONLY.


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