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Ruskin & Coniston - LE, signed

£14.99

Product description

This book came about as the result of a holiday the author and artist spent at Brantwood, a former home of John Ruskin. It records Ruskin's association with Coniston over 76 years as a visitor and later resident. As well as a short biography of Ruskin in relation to Coniston the book includes 23 illustrations of places associated with him.
It is number 29 of a limited edition of 100. The issue number appears to be handwritten, as do the signatures of the author and illustrator.
The hardback cover is worn but sound. The binding is sound. The pages are foxed in places but otherwise clean and unmarked apart from a retailer's label inside the front cover and a name on the front endpaper. It is printed on Abbey Mills Book White 107gsm paper.
Published in 1971.

Item details

Added value:
Limited edition, 29/100. Signed by author and illustrator
Author(s):
James S Dearden, illus K G Thorne
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
21.5 x 28.8 x 1.3 cm
Edition:
1971
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
69
Publisher:
Covent Garden Press
Title:
Ruskin & Coniston - LE, signed

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About this item

This book came about as the result of a holiday the author and artist spent at Brantwood, a former home of John Ruskin. It records Ruskin's association with Coniston over 76 years as a visitor and later resident. As well as a short biography of Ruskin in relation to Coniston the book includes 23 illustrations of places associated with him.
It is number 29 of a limited edition of 100. The issue number appears to be handwritten, as do the signatures of the author and illustrator.
The hardback cover is worn but sound. The binding is sound. The pages are foxed in places but otherwise clean and unmarked apart from a retailer's label inside the front cover and a name on the front endpaper. It is printed on Abbey Mills Book White 107gsm paper.
Published in 1971.

Added value:
Limited edition, 29/100. Signed by author and illustrator
Author(s):
James S Dearden, illus K G Thorne
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
21.5 x 28.8 x 1.3 cm
Edition:
1971
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
69
Publisher:
Covent Garden Press
Title:
Ruskin & Coniston - LE, signed

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