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Royal Academy Pictures and Sculpture 1915 Illustrating the One Hundred and Forty-Seventh Exhibition of the Royal Academy

by Royal Academy

Condition: Very Good +/No Jacket


London: Cassell and Company, Limited, 1915. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. Folio. 159 (1) pp, tipped-in color frontis, Royal Academy Pictures and Sculptre: The b&w Plates; index. Twenty-Eighth Year of Issue: First Edition, 1915. 1" closed tear to top edge spine at joint, but does not effect binding with lightly frayed corner tips. and crease to bottom right corner of tipped-in frontis, else, Pristine Interior. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Bluish-grey decorative cloth with gilt lettering to front board, black lettering to spine, and gilt top text block edge.
  • Bookseller: West Side Book Shop, ABAA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 004884
  • Title: Royal Academy Pictures and Sculpture 1915 Illustrating the One Hundred and Forty-Seventh Exhibition of the Royal Academy
  • Author: Royal Academy
  • Format/binding: Hard Cover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good +
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Publisher: Cassell and Company, Limited
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1915
  • Keywords: ART HISTORY PAINTING AND SCULPTURE COLLECTIONS ROYAL ACADEMY 1915
  • Bookseller catalogs: ART HISTORY;


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