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Phiz! The Book Illustrations of Hablot Knight Browne by  John Buchanan-Brown - First  Edition - 1978 - from Gilt Edge Books and

Phiz! The Book Illustrations of Hablot Knight Browne

by Buchanan-Brown, John

Condition: Fine/Fine

Newton Abbot, London, Vancouver: David & Charles Limited, 1978. Preface and Introduction by John Buchanan-Brown, In this book John Buchanan-Brown has collected over 200 of the finest works of Phiz. They represent a cavalcade of humour and pathos illuminated by an acuteness of observation and a deftness of caricature rarely matched either by his comtemporaries or by his successors. Mr Buchanan-Brown outlines Phiz's life and works and evaluates the latter in the contexts of the novels that they illustrate and the productions of Browne's rivals. A Check List of Books Illustrated by Hablot Knight Browne, Index of Plates and Index supplied. The immaculate condition of this book and illustrated dust jacket promises to please.. First Edition. Fine/Fine.
  • Bookseller: Gilt Edge Books CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: B2195
  • Title: Phiz! The Book Illustrations of Hablot Knight Browne
  • Author: Buchanan-Brown, John
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Jacket condition: Fine
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0715375075
  • ISBN 13: 9780715375075
  • Publisher: David & Charles Limited
  • Place: Newton Abbot, London, Vancouver
  • Date published: 1978
  • Keywords: Hablot Knight Browne Illustrator + English Literature + Classics + Charles Dickens + Phiz + Hablot Knight Browne Life and Works + Biography + Book Illustrators + Caricatures + Humour + Dickens And Phiz
  • Bookseller catalogs: Illustrated;
  • Subjects: ART / Commercial / Illustration;


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