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The Etching of Figures by  William Aspenwall Bradley - 1915 - from Bromer Booksellers (SKU: 30078)

The Etching of Figures

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The Etching of Figures

by Bradley, William Aspenwall

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Marlborough-on-Hudson: Dard Hunter (for the Chicago Society of Etchers), 1915. Levy, William Auerbach. Small quarto. 13, (2)pp. One of 250 copies. Lengthy inscription by Dard Hunter at front flyleaf, dated April 10, 1932. Hunter's first publication using his own paper and type, the volume begins with an original etching by William Auerbach Levy, signed by him. Then follows a Foreword and a discourse on the history and the art of etching, both marked by a four-line initial in red. A significant text in content, provenance, and history, bound in quarter vellum with gray-blue paper over boards and paper label to upper cover. Covers somewhat soiled, else near fine in trifold chemise and slipcase. 1915 Member list for the Chicago Society of Etchers, among which was Levy, laid in.

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Bookseller
Bromer Booksellers US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
30078
Title
The Etching of Figures
Author
Bradley, William Aspenwall
Illustrator
Levy, William Auerbach
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Publisher
Dard Hunter (for the Chicago Society of Etchers)
Place of Publication
Marlborough-on-Hudson
Date published
1915
Bookseller catalogs
Book Arts; Fine Printing;

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About Bromer Booksellers

Bromer Booksellers specializes in rare and beautiful books, as well as highspots of literature. Owned and operated by Anne and David Bromer, who have been in the business of fine books for nearly fifty years, our shop carries a range of important private press books, designer bookbindings, literary first editions, illustrated books from the fifteenth century to the present, children's books, and miniature books.

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fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
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The term quarto is used to describe a page or book size. A printed sheet is made with four pages of text on each side, and the...[more]
vellum
Vellum is a sheet of specialty prepared skin of lamb, calf, or goat kid used for binding a book or for printing and writing. ...[more]

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