The Life and Letters of Sir John Everett Millais, Volume II Only

By: Millais, John Guille

Price: $60.00

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This is Volume II only of a two-volume set. This is no. 32 of 250 copies, and with the photogravures on Imperial Japan paper. Printed at the University Press, Cambridge, MA. Medium green buckram binding, with an elaborate and crisp gilt-stamped design to the front board and with crisp gilt-stamped lettering and design to the spine. Generally unbumped spine head and tail, and with sharp corners. Text block firmly bound in. 10 x 6.5 inches. T.E.G. Fore-edge and bottom edge deckled to a handsome effect. With xi and 511 numbered pages, and with five photogravures including the frontispiece, with pristine tissue guards, plus numerous additional B&W or sepia-tone illustrations. Very gently read. An exceptionally clean copy, inside and out. A Very Good copy. An association copy with the handsome leather bookplate of Willis Vickery to the front pastedown and with off-setting from same to the opposite FEP. Judge Vickery was a noted bibliophile of his day.

Title: The Life and Letters of Sir John Everett Millais, Volume II Only

Author Name: Millais, John Guille

Categories: Painting, Illustrated Fine Press, European Art,

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Frederick A. Stokes: 1899

Binding: Decorative Boards

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Limited Edition

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 006858