William Blake. A Critical Essay.

By: Swinburne, Algernon Charles

Price: NZ$351.00

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Book Condition: Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


Previous owner's signature on title page: "Harold Barnes / June 1879". Some pencil markings in margins. Spine re-backed, and endpapers replaced, lacking advertisements. Hinges a little tight. Small <1/4" loss of cloth at tips of corners of boards. ; iv, [4], 304 pages + hand-coloured frontispiece + hand-coloured title leaf + 5 hand-coloured plates + 2 b&w plates. Lacking the advertisements. Vignette on the letterpress title leaf with caption "Zamiel. / From the Book of Job." Blind-stamped blue cloth boards. Spine rebacked, with most of the original spine cloth laid down. Page dimensions: 224 x 139mm. Illustrations include attractive and vibrantly hand-coloured facsimile copies of Blake's illustrations, including two of Blake's title pages. Contents: Life and Designs; Lyrical Poems; The Prophetic Books.

Title: William Blake. A Critical Essay.

Author Name: Swinburne, Algernon Charles

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, John Camden Hotten: 1868

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good+ with No dust jacket as issued

Seller ID: 17755