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England's Constable: The Life and Letters of John Constable by  Joseph DARRACOTT - Hardcover - 1985 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 83825)

England's Constable: The Life and Letters of John Constable

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England's Constable: The Life and Letters of John Constable

by DARRACOTT, Joseph

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  • hardcover
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London: The Folio Society. Near Fine. 1985. Hardcover. This slim volume provides a look at the great English landscape and portrait painter John Constable (1776-1837). With numerous color and b&w plates bearing images of Constable's (and others) works. --- In full beige cloth-covered boards with sepia image pasted to cover; titling in gilt on brown spine block. Slipcase is covered with a wrap-around landscape scene from one of Constable's paintings. --- A very handsome copy; without damages to interior or covers. Structurally sound slipcase with rubbing at extremities.; Tall Octavo - 9 to 10 in. tall; 144 pages .

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bookseller
Bluebird Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
83825
Title
England's Constable: The Life and Letters of John Constable
Author
DARRACOTT, Joseph
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Folio Society
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1985
Bookseller catalogs
>>Biography, Autobiography, Memoir; >>England, UK and UK History;

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Bluebird Books is the bookselling business of Eric Mayer, operating from my base in Littleton, Colorado. I specialize in classic fiction and literature, books on birds and natural history, railroadiana, biography, history and many other genres. Bluebird Books features publications by the Modern Library and Everyman's Library. I offer free shipping on books shipped within the US via USPS Media Mail. INTERNATIONAL ORDERS: I recommend that you use Biblio.com for your international orders because they have formed a partnership with Asendia to allow for much more affordable shipping on parcels weighing under 5 lb. (about 2.26 kg).

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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... [More]
folio
A folio usually indicates a large book size of 15" in height or larger when used in the context of a book description.... [More]
octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing... [More]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the... [More]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
spine
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