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

Author Name    Millais, John Guille

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

Binding   Decorative Boards

Book Condition   Very Good

Type   Limited Edition

Edition   Presumed First Edition

Size   4to - over 9" - 12" tall

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

Seller ID   006858

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.

Price = 60.00 USD


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