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London: Sampson Low, Marston and Company Limited, 1891. Signed, Limited Large Paper edition, 1891, #139 of 150 total, and one of 50 copies printed for America (the first 100 were designated for England), signed by Austin Dobson. Printed at the Chiswick Press. A beautifully presented book showcasing Hogarth's works. Contents include a Memoir of the author's life followed an extensive Bibliography and Catalogues. Illustrated with 12 photogravures, 32 other plates (including one folding plate) and fifteen vignette engravings, with full plates tissue-protected. Half cloth, with vellum-colored spine and muted blue paper covered boards, gilt spine lettering, lovely and thick deckle-edged paper, uncut edges, (xiv, 368 + plates). Externally worn, with frayed spine ends and bumped corners, spine sunned. Binding cracked after Table of Contents (between gatherings A & B), some pages a little fingerprinted at the beginning of the book, otherwise clean. Externally fair, internally very good.. Signed by Author. Signed, Limited Edition. Good. Illus. by William Hogarth. 4to (10.5" x 7.5" or 26.5 cm x 19.5 cm).
Title: William Hogarth. Large Paper Edition.
Illustrator: William Hogarth
Categories: Fine Bindings, Distinctive Press, Early Printing,
Edition: Signed, Limited Edition
Publisher: London, Sampson Low, Marston and Company Limited: 1891
Book Condition: Good
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 000018
Keywords: HOGARTH CHISWICK PRESS LARGE PAPER EDITION SIGNED COPIES AUSTIN DOBSON