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Autumnal Leaves by  Francis George Heath - Hardcover - Signed - 1899 - from Renaissance Books (SKU: 6141)

Autumnal Leaves

Autumnal Leaves by  Francis George Heath - Hardcover - Signed - 1899 - from Renaissance Books (SKU: 6141)

Autumnal Leaves

by Heath, Francis George

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  • Hardcover
  • Signed
Condition
Very Good- with no dust jacket
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London: The Imperial Press. Very Good- with no dust jacket. 1899. Hardcover. 1/4" tear to cloth at head of spine. Moderate fading and rubbing to spine and edges of boards. Rear hinge just starting.; Inscribed by the author on half-title page: "Arthur [?] Esq. MA [?] with the compliments & esteem of Francis Geo Heath". Stated "Fourth Edition". [6], xvi, [3], 20-352 pages + 32 pages advertisements + 12 colour plates (including frontis) + 4 b&w full page plates (within the pagination) + 14 b&w vignette illustrations + 12 initial-letter leaf engravings. Red cloth boards with leaf illustrations on spine and front board. Gilt lettering on spine and front board. Black endpapers. Page dimensions: 194 135mm. The preliminaries include a 7 page "Advertisement to the New Edition" with numerous quotations from press reviews.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; Signed by Author .

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Bookseller
Renaissance Books NZ (NZ)
Bookseller's Inventory #
6141
Title
Autumnal Leaves
Author
Heath, Francis George
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good- with no dust jacket
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Imperial Press
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1899

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About Renaissance Books

We are located in Dunedin, in the South Island of New Zealand. We have in stock over 8,500 books. We are a general antiquarian and out-of-print home-based bookseller, with some specialty areas in English literature, Maori, Travel, Tibet, and New Zealand history.

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Jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...
Hinge
The portion of the book closest to the spine that allows the book to be opened and closed.
Gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...
Rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
Vignette
A decorative design or illustration placed at the beginning or end of a ...
12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback. Also...
Inscribed
When a book is described as being inscribed, it indicates that a short note written by the author or a previous owner has been...
New
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Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...
Spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....
Edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...

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