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Surrealism by Herbert Read (ed.) - First Edition - 1936 - from Dreadnought Books and


by Herbert Read (ed.)

Condition: Good Condition/No Dust Jacket

Faber, London, 1936. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. 251 pp. Binding firm. Spine slightly cocked. Joints split. Original spine appears to have been glued in place. Endpapers browned, text block clean. School prize book-plate laid on to front pastedown. Newspaper snippets tipped on to end papers. Covers marked and worn. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Art & Design; Modern; History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 27317. .
  • Bookseller: Dreadnought Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 27317
  • Title: Surrealism
  • Author: Herbert Read (ed.)
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good Condition
  • Jacket condition: No Dust Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Faber
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1936
  • Keywords: BZDB243 art, history Art & Design; Modern; History. Surrealism Herbert Read ed
  • Bookseller catalogs: History; Art & Design;


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