By: ALLINGHAM, HELEN: HUISH, MARCUS. B.:
London, A. & C. BLACK, 1909 reissue:
Seller ID: 78304
Hardback, approx 9.5 x 7 ins. Maroon cloth with gilt lettering, floral design and gilt panelling. Top edges gilt. In very good condition. Spine and top edges of boards faded. Corners bumped. Some rubbing to ends of spine. Endpapers darkened and cracked at front. Some slight darkening/tanning to pages else very clean and tight throughout. Colour plates clean and bright. 204pp + Cat. 80 colour plates & Author’s portrait. Short biography of the noted Victorian watercolourist Helen Allingham, painter of countryside scenes of cottages and village folk. 80 colour plates, each with a date a... View More...