Sketches by Samuel Prout in France, Belgium, Germany, Italy and Switzerland
London, 'The Studio' Ltd. 1915. 1st edition. Hardcover. pp. 26, plates,4to,,Bound in original brown paper over boards with cloth spine,This copy is unique in that tabbed in at p. 19 is an apparent 19th century reproduction of an ALS by Prout dated Feb. 14, 1843. Top of spine crudely repaired with tape where it has split at the front joint for about 1 1/2 inches. Boards quite edge-worn and bumped. Paper spine label absent. Light general soiling to boards. Last plate (XLV) may have become detached, as the (blank) back of it has two pieces of tape (now yellowed) attaching it to rear free endpaper at the gutter. Nothing is loose, however. Externally, the book is in fair to good minus condition. Internally, it is in good plus, to very good, condition. Ill.: colour plates. With colour frontispiece, protected by tissue guard, and 65 one-sided black-and-white plates following the text.
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