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												SIR JOSHUA REYNOLDS FIRST  PRESIDENT OF THE ROYAL ACADEMY by  SIR WALTER ARMSTRONG
	 - Signed First Edition
			 - 1900
		 - from Glenn Books (SKU: 013286)

SIR JOSHUA REYNOLDS FIRST PRESIDENT OF THE ROYAL ACADEMY

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SIR JOSHUA REYNOLDS FIRST PRESIDENT OF THE ROYAL ACADEMY

by ARMSTRONG, SIR WALTER

  • Used
  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Moderate Cover Wear./No Jacket
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About This Item

London, New York: William Heinemann, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1900. Panelled spine with five raised bands. Gilt lettering. Inner dentelles and silk endpapers. SIGNED BINDING by Zaensdorf and dated 1900. Front cover has several deep scratches and gouges, stain spots near fore-edge, similar but less noticeable scratches on rear cover. Small area of chipping bottom edge of title-page and ensuing few pages. Front joint a bit weakened but intact. Seventeen of the plates show water-stain at top, only on the border. Three plates have the water-stain affecting the embossed border but not touching the image, and one shows the stain into the top of the image. All other plates are clean and unblemished. Seventy-eight photogravures, six lithographic facsimiles in colour. All full-page plates have captioned tissue-guards. Quite a heavy tome, postage will be increased. . First Edition. Full Crimson Morocco. Moderate Cover Wear./No Jacket. Folio.

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book dealer
Glenn Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
013286
Title
SIR JOSHUA REYNOLDS FIRST PRESIDENT OF THE ROYAL ACADEMY
Author
ARMSTRONG, SIR WALTER
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Moderate Cover Wear.
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
William Heinemann, Charles Scribner's Sons
Place of Publication
London, New York
Date Published
1900
Keywords
Art, Art Book, British Art
Bookseller catalogs
Pritchard;
Size
Folio

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chipping
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New
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morocco
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