Large 4to. (14.5 x 10.75 inches). pp.4, with 24 tinted lithograph plates. Original pebbled cloth gilt, a little marked, recased. Brown coated endpapers. Inner hinges strengthed with brown cloth. Light spotting to edges. O/w contents clean and bright. Binding firm and square. A Very Good copy indeed. We reduce the default shipping charge for lighter books or use it for a tracked service if books are expensive or uncommon. We pack books securely in boxes, or corrugated card or cardboard, and protect corners with bubble-wrap. Codice inventario libreria
Titolo: Prout's Microcosm. The Artist's Sketch-Book ...
Casa editrice: James Rimmell and Son
Data di pubblicazione: 1881
Condizione libro: Very good +
Edizione: New Edition..
Descrizione libro ReInk Books, 2017. Softcover. Condizione: NEW. Reprinted from edition. NO changes have been made to the original text. This is NOT a retyped or an ocr'd reprint. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in black and white. Each page is checked manually before printing. As this reprint is from very old book, there could be some missing or flawed pages, but we always try to make the book as complete as possible. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this reprint is of only one volume, not the whole set. This paperback book is SEWN, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of paperback binding. It can also be open wide. The pages will not fall out and will be around for a lot longer than normal paperbacks. This print on demand book is printed on high quality acid-free paper. Codice articolo 153917341
Descrizione libro James Rimell And Son, 1881. Condizione: Good. 1881. Unpaginated. No dust jacket. Black boards with gilt lettering. B&W plates. Text block is unattached from front of spine. Front endpaper is missing. Cracks to hinges, text pages tight with some loose pages. Text block is unattached from front of spine. Light tanning and foxing to text pages with light tanning, water marks and foxing to endpapers and text edges. Small bumps to corners. Few dog eared corners. Slight lean to spine. Softening to spine. Water marks to spine, boards and edges. A few marks, wear and bumps to spine ends, boards and edges. Tears and splits to spine. Small bumps to corners with bumps to boards edges. Codice articolo 1511348528HJG
Descrizione libro James Rimell And Son, London, 1881. Hardcover. Condizione: Fair. Condizione sovraccoperta: No Dust Jacket. No signatures. Staining and marking to boards. Rubbing to ends of spine and corners of boards. Text-block detached from boards. 2" x 4" water mark to margins of rear leaves up to plate 18. ; 4 pages + 24 full page plates. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering. Page dimensions: 376mm x 265mm. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall. Codice articolo 7790
Descrizione libro London. James Rimell and Son. New edition. 1881. Folio, 39x28 cms. Title page, 2 pages text. 24 lithographic plates, on thick stock, all interleaved with blank paper guards. Publishers brown cloth. Covers with embossed ruled panels having circular decorative features at the internal corners of same, and being in blind on rear board, and in black on the front. Gilt title at centre of front board. Rebacked, with new end papers, and with the original spine piece laid onto new spine. Title page is browned. Small corner marginal stain on last 3 plates, (just touching the litho area on last plate), else all plates are clean and unmarked, and no foxing or browning. The binding is tight. Covers with some mild rub to edges, and with couple of minor scuff marks on the surface. Quite a smart copy. Heavy item, and will require extra postage outside of the UK. **. Business and shop Est. 1970. Codice articolo 8323
Descrizione libro London, Rimell and Son, 1881., 1881. New Edition. 39x28 cm. 4 Bl., 24 Plates. Lwd.d.Zt., mit schwarzer Bordüre und gold. Schriftzug. Ecken bestoßen, Vorderdeckel etwas abgeschabt und abgegriffen. Hinterdeckel mit Blinddruck. Elementary work of Figures with 24 plates by Samuel Prout, painter in water colours in ordinary to her Mayjesty and his Royal Highness Prince Albert. - Mit handschriftlichen Vermerken 1885, Tafeln in sehr gutem Zustand, Rck. etwas lose. Codice articolo 505AB
Descrizione libro Tilt and Bogue, London, 1841. Decorative Cloth. Condizione: Near Very Good. No Jacket. Samuel Prout (illustratore). First Edition. Publisher's original blind decorated mid brown cloth with gilt emblem on front cover. Corners rubbed, covers bit scratched and marked, rear cover partially faded. New spine provided. With 24 tinted lithographic plates, with many figures per plate, of Continental tradespeople, buildings and activities. They are unidentified and served as copies for amateur artists. The first publication in book form and VERY SCARCE. HEAVY BOOK REQUIRING EXTRA MAILING COSTS. PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Codice articolo 1871
Descrizione libro London: Tilt & Bogue 1841, 1841. Original blind stamped cloth with gilt titles. titles and decoration to spine. The Microcosm, was a drawing book for the use of students and artists in practising groups of people and maritime scenes for compositional ideas. Also included is an additional engraved page with 4 views entitled "Baptistry, Cromless & Cottages near St Austell". This engraving was published in July 1811 by T. Palser. loose engraving 50cm x 35cm. A little rubbing to the boards. Slight darkening to the pages, The plates have a very light foxing only. One plate has a small area of loss where it has stuck to previous page (see picture) otherwise in excellent condition. Additional engraving is slightly darkened and has a couple of small close tears to the edges. Samuel Prout (1783-1852) was a water colour painter, print artist and a pioneer of lithography. From 1819-29 he toured extensively in France, the Low Countries and Italy and sketches in this volume reflect these visits including Normandy and Venice. Prout's draughtsmanship was admired by Ruskin who praised him in Modern Painters and The Stones of Venice. According to COPAC these plates were first issued as part works in 1822, but this 1841 volume was the first full edition in book form. Codice articolo 1890
Descrizione libro Tilt and Bogue, Fleet Street., London, 1841. Folio. 11 x 14.5 inches.  pp. + 24 tinted lithographs, printed by C. Hullmandel, Bound in original cloth, gilt. Extremities worn and Joints neatly reinforced. Some foxing occasionally affecting plates and water stains on edges of the first three and last plates touching the edges of the images; otherwise a fine copy. Included are composite views of the entrance to Dover Harbour with smaller vignette views of loafers on beach, watching shipping and of a hulk and fishing vessels beached on Dover waterfront. Prout's Microcosm, was a drawing book for the use of students and artists in practising groups of people and maritime scenes for compositional ideas. Samuel Prout (1783-1852) was a water colour painter, print artist and a pioneer of lithography. From 1819-29 he toured extensively in France, the Low Countries and Italy and sketches in this volume reflect these visits including Normandy and Venice. Prout's draughtsmanship was admired by Ruskin who praised him in Modern Painters and The Stones of Venice. According to COPAC these plates were first issued as part works in 1822, but this 1841 volume was the first full edition in book form. KENT DOVER TOPOGRAPHY KENT - EUROPE DRAWINGS 19TH CENTURY KENT. Codice articolo 22125