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The Grammar of Ornament: Illustrated by Examples from Various Styles of Ornament by  Owen Jones - Hardcover - 1910 - from Resource Books, LLC (SKU: 041185)

The Grammar of Ornament: Illustrated by Examples from Various Styles of Ornament

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The Grammar of Ornament: Illustrated by Examples from Various Styles of Ornament

by Jones, Owen

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  • fair
  • Hardcover
Condition
Fair
ISBN 10
0442241755
ISBN 13
9780442241759
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London: Bernard Quaritch, 1910. 1910 edition by Quaritch, first published in 1856. Illustrated with 112 plates plus other designs, almost all in full color. Large book, 13.25" tall and 1.75" thick, red cloth over beveled boards printed in gilt, no dustjacket. Externally fair, internally good. Significant bleached area to lower corners of covers, additional speckling, edgewear, good hinges, sound text block with some foxing to outer edges and endpapers, pages clean with some very light foxing mainly confined to margins, name of New Hampshire artist Dorothy Blodgett at lower corner of front free endpaper, no other markings.. Hard Cover. Fair. Folio - 12" - 15" Tall.

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Bookseller
Resource Books, LLC US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
041185
Title
The Grammar of Ornament: Illustrated by Examples from Various Styles of Ornament
Author
Jones, Owen
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fair
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0442241755
ISBN 13
9780442241759
Publisher
Bernard Quaritch
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1910
Keywords
DECORATIVE ART DESIGN
Bookseller catalogs
Arts - Fine, Decorative, Antiques, Performing Arts; General Reference, Language;
Size
Folio - 12" - 15" Tall

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beveled
Beveled edges, or beveled boards, describe a technique of binding in which the edges of book boards have been cut into slanted...[more]
edges
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text block
Most simply the inside pages of a book.  More precisely, the block of paper formed by the cut and stacked pages of a...[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[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]
Fair
is a worn book that has complete text pages (including those with maps or plates) but may lack endpapers, half-title, etc....[more]
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]
New
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