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Selections from the Writings of John Ruskin. by John Ruskin - 1st Edition - 1863 - from Roz Hulse (SKU: 91723)

Selections from the Writings of John Ruskin.

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Selections from the Writings of John Ruskin.

by John Ruskin

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Ruskin, John. Selections from the Writings of John Ruskin. Smith Elder. 1863. 8vo. Contemporary full tree calf, gilt border, decorative edges and dentils. 5 raised bands, gilt decoration in each compartment, except calf gilt title piece in 2. All edges gilt. Marble end papers. Bound by H. Wood. Tissue guarded portrait frontis, with some foxing, title, publishers ads, contents [v] - vii, pp 440. The book includes Ruskin's writings relating to Scenes of Travel, Characteristics of Nature, Paintings and Painters, Architecture and Sculpture, Ethical matters. A fine book in all aspects.

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Bookseller
Roz Hulse GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
91723
Title
Selections from the Writings of John Ruskin.
Author
John Ruskin
Format/binding
Contemporary full tree calf, gilt border, decorative edges and dentils. 5 raised bands, gilt decoration in each compartment, exc
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Smith Elder.
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1863
Bookseller catalogs
Fine_Bindings;
Size
8

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raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
calf
Calf or calf hide is a common form of leather binding.  Calf binding is naturally a light brown but there are ways to treat...[more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[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]

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