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Portrait Of A Village by  Francis Brett.   Engravings on Wood By Joan Hassall Young - First Edition - 1937 - from Gilt Edge Books (SKU: B1810)

Portrait Of A Village

Portrait Of A Village by  Francis Brett.   Engravings on Wood By Joan Hassall Young - First Edition - 1937 - from Gilt Edge Books (SKU: B1810)

Portrait Of A Village

by Young, Francis Brett. Engravings on Wood By Joan Hassall

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  • Hardcover
  • First
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About This Item

London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1937. Author's note, prelude, eight chapters and postlude. A generous list of wood engravings provided. Twenty-nine engravings plus a beautiful woodcut frontispiece "The Stricken Oak" by Joan Hassall. Decoration in gilt to front board. Endpapers make up a two-page spread of "Cuckoo's View of Monks Norton" an imaginary English village. Bookplate to prelim. The woodcuts are all present and perfect. A most presentable copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

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Bookseller
Gilt Edge Books CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
B1810
Title
Portrait Of A Village
Author
Young, Francis Brett. Engravings on Wood By Joan Hassall
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
William Heinemann Ltd
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1937
Keywords
Joan Hassall + Woodcuts + Nature + English Village + NOISBN
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About Gilt Edge Books

We are now an "internet only" business. Our experience is 14 years in the book trade, much of that as a walk-in shop. We offer courteous, efficient and knowledgeable service. Our inventory will be of interest to the general reader, scholar or the most discriminating collector.

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