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The Poetical Works of Thomas Hood. Memoir, Explanatory Notes, &c. With original illustrations and steel portrait. by  Thomas [Fore-Edge Painting] HOOD - from Jeff Weber Rare Books (SKU: FF142)

The Poetical Works of Thomas Hood. Memoir, Explanatory Notes, &c. With original illustrations and steel portrait.

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The Poetical Works of Thomas Hood. Memoir, Explanatory Notes, &c. With original illustrations and steel portrait.

by [Fore-Edge Painting] HOOD, Thomas

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London:: Frederick Warne and co., [no date].. At head of title: The Chandos Poets. Small 8vo. xxiii, 414 pp. Engraved frontispiece of the author, plates. Original full dark green morocco, gilt stamped covers with "Hood's Works" on the upper cover, gilt spine, a.e.g. Rubber stamp of Sampson York. Fine. With a double fore-edge painting of London from Delford [?] and Cranmore [?]. One side shows an lighter-than-air craft (hot-air balloon) aloft. Painted circa 1947-1956, probably by S.E. Stevens. The first poem in the book is "Ode to Mr. Graham, the Aeronaut" from which the fore-edge painting is taken.

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Bookseller
Jeff Weber Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
FF142
Title
The Poetical Works of Thomas Hood. Memoir, Explanatory Notes, &c. With original illustrations and steel portrait.
Author
[Fore-Edge Painting] HOOD, Thomas
Book condition
Used
Publisher
Frederick Warne and co., [no date].
Place of Publication
London:
Keywords
Fore-Edge Painting

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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]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
morocco
Morocco is a style of leather book binding that is usually made with goatskin, as it is durable and easy to dye. (see also...[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]

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