The Lake Scenery of England

INVENTORY #133605

The Lake Scenery of England

PYNE, J. B.; PICKEN, T. (illus.)

Regular price $100.00 Sale

Plates picture Coniston Water, Lake Windermere, Rydal Water, Grasmere, Ulleswater, Buttermere, Derwentwater, Druidical Circle nr. Keswick, etc.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Day & Sons
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: nd. 1890s
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Poor but all plates present
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    vii + unpaginated text and plates. 30 cm. 25 partial colour lithographed plates. B&w line drawings in text. Purple cloth with blank and gold impressing. Bevelled edges. Binding loosening with front board and spine detached from text block. Some marks and discolouration to cloth. Corners bumped. Spine faded with tears in ends. Front free endpaper detached, has ink inscription. Title page and about half the pages detached at front. Pencil drawings of human figures and animals throughout book; these show much skill but why didn't the artist buy a sketchbook?

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