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The Paris Sketch Book

by Thackeray, W.M. [Mr. Titmarsh]:

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  • hardcover
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About This Item

With Numerous Designs by the Author on Copper and Wood. viii, 446 pp + 2 pp ads. Frontispiece, & 11 other b/w illustrations. A collection of sketches from Paris, many relating to Parisian art and literature. Some spots of light foxing on prelims and occasional spots in the vicinity of plates. Front hinge partially cracked. Previous owner's bookplate on fep. Front edge untrimmed. Maroon cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Spine much faded. Blindstamp decoration on boards. Top and bottom of spine and corners lightly rubbed. Overall condition VG.

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Bookseller
Owl Books IE (IE)
Bookseller Inventory #
3077
Title
The Paris Sketch Book
Author
Thackeray, W.M. [Mr. Titmarsh]:
Book condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
London: Smith, Elder and Co., 1868.
Keywords
Paris, France, Thackeray

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Owl Books is located in Kinlough, Co. Leitrim in the north-west of Ireland.We stock a wide range of topics including Natural History, Country Sports, General Literature, Travel and Topography, Religious and Modern Firsts. We welcome any enquiries.

Glossary

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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...[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]
blindstamp
A blindstamp is a stamped impression, usually an image, logo, words, or design on the cover or spine of a book, without color or...[more]
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....[more]
bookplate
Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former...[more]
cracked
In reference to a hinge or a book's binding, means that the glue which holds the opposing leaves has allowed them to separate,...[more]
VG
Very Good condition can describe a used book that does show some small signs of wear - but no tears - on either binding or...[more]
hinge
The portion of the book closest to the spine that allows the book to be opened and closed.
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