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Poems by Thomas Hood - With Fore-Edge Paining of an Amputation by Martin Frost, foredge by  Thomas Hood - Hardcover - 12th - 1860 - from Bay Leaf Used & Rare Books, ABAA (SKU: 1245)

Poems by Thomas Hood - With Fore-Edge Paining of an Amputation by Martin Frost, foredge

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Poems by Thomas Hood - With Fore-Edge Paining of an Amputation by Martin Frost, foredge

by Hood, Thomas

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  • hardcover
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London: Edward Moxon & Co., 1860. 12th. Leather_bound. Very Good +. London: Edward Moxon & Co., 1860. 12th. Very Good +. Hood, Thomas. Poems by Thomas Hood. London: Edward Moxon & Co., 1860, 12th edition. Textured burnt orange leather with slightly dulled gilt spine titles, all edges gilt, gilt turn-ins, 10.5 cm by 16.8 cm, x [1] 388 pp. Features a 2005 fore-edge painting by Martin Frost of an amputation, titled “Early Surgery” in the style of Thomas Rowlandson. Light wear at corners and hinges and one signature is minutely off-set (does not affect fore-edge painting). Remnants of an old bookseller label on front pastedown. Martin Frost was featured in the May/June 2008 issue of Fine Books & Collections, a copy of which will be included with the book, as is a note signed by Frost giving the painting’s title. <br/><br/>

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Bookseller
Bay Leaf Used & Rare Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
1245
Title
Poems by Thomas Hood - With Fore-Edge Paining of an Amputation by Martin Frost, foredge
Author
Hood, Thomas
Format/binding
Leather_bound
Book condition
Used - Very Good +
Quantity available
1
Edition
12th
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Edward Moxon & Co.
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1860
Keywords
Fore-edge painting

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About Bay Leaf Used & Rare Books, ABAA

Bay Leaf Books was founded by Gabe Konrád in 2007. While we are a general stock bookseller, we have a special interest in books about books, bookplates, African art and ritual, motorcycles and bike culture, and political- and music-based social movements including punks, mods and skins. We are always interested in purchasing collections of fine books and ephemera from these, and other interesting genres. Our material is available via www.bayleafbooks.com, catalogs, eLists, shows, and direct quotes. Institutional sales are welcome.

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