4to. (11.5 x 9 inches). pp.xliv, 355. Colour frontis, b/w half-tone illusts, profuse b/w illusts of wood engravings, many full-page. Publisher's black cloth gilt. Clear acetate (plastic) d/w, producing the shiny effect in the digital image, with title printed in red, trifle rubbed, and just-nicked to edges. Dealer's marks in pencil. O/w contents clean and bright. Binding firm and square. No ownership inscriptions. Prospectus loosely inserted. A Near Fine copy in a like d/w. Heavy book, requiring eye-watering and prohibitive amounts of extra postage overseas. Courier in UK. 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: The Wood Engravings of Robert Gibbings with ...
Casa editrice: Dent
Data di pubblicazione: 1959
Condizione libro: Near fine
Edizione: First edition..
Descrizione libro 1959. London: J.M. Dent 4to. Orig. buckram. Gilt. In captioned clear acetate dustjacket. (xliv 354pp.). Profusely illust. with col. frontisp. and b/w plates of wood engravings. At end a list of books illust. by Robert Gibbings. ADDED: The orig. prospectus loosely inserted. Codice libro della libreria 213212
Descrizione libro J.M. Dent, London, 1959. Cloth. Condizione libro: Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Quarto. Cloth Hardback, 1959 . . Ex-library book, with usual library treatments. 355pp. Numerous illustrations. Bound in black cloth, with gilt lettering on spine. Gilt design on spine and front board. Usual bumps and rubs to extremity edges. Protective clear plastic, with red lettering on front panel.Damage, to head and tail of dust jackets spine. Hinges, intact. Textblock, sturdy. Pages and illustrations, clean. Offered by the Rare & Collectable Books department of Better World Books UK, 100% Money Back Guarantee. Your purchase supports literacy charities. Codice libro della libreria GRP68327538
Descrizione libro Chicago, Quadrangle Books, 1959., 1959. Couverture souple. Condizione libro: Bon. In-4 rel. pleine toile noire de l'éditeur, titre doré au dos, frontispice, XLIV pp. de texte et 344 pp. offrant de très nbr. reprod. de gravures classées chronologiquement. Bonne condition. Livre d'occasion. Codice libro della libreria 479275
Descrizione libro London: J.M. Dent, 1959. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good. Dust Jacket Included. 1st Edition. 4to. Original acetate wrapper, lettered in red, slightly nicked. With the ownership stamp of L.L. Devereaux. Codice libro della libreria 18M100068
Descrizione libro J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd, London, 1959. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Good. Condizione sovraccoperta: Very Good. - Spine slightly cocked and rear cover very slightly bowed - Edges of text block very lightly toned - Original clear acetate dustwrapper w/ red lettering and gold insignia to front has very minor chipping to bottom edge of front cover - Book ow/ solid, clean and bright in untorn dustwrapper - xliv/355 pages. SMALL QUARTO. Codice libro della libreria 617899
Descrizione libro Quadrangle Books, Chicago, 1959. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good. Condizione sovraccoperta: No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Book. Codice libro della libreria 013539
Descrizione libro J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd., 1959. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good. London, 1959. Black paper covered boards with gold spine titles and red titles on front board; clear mylar jacket; mild edge wear; 4to, 9 3/4" - 12" Tall; Interior clean and unmarked; illustrations throughout; 355 pages. Additional shipping charges may be required for international or expedited orders. Codice libro della libreria SKU1095459
Descrizione libro London, J. M. Dent and Sons Ltd. 1959 1st edition., 1959. Hardback, large, approx 11 x 9 inches. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine and red lettering to front. Grey endpapers. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to edges, cloth in protective plastic sleeve. Neat inscription to front endpaper ?David Norwood 1961.? With loose publishers advert/order form in front. Inside pages all very clean and tight throughout. --- Robert Gibbings (23 March 1889 to 19 January 1958) was an Irish artist and author who was most noted for his work as a wood engraver and sculptor, and for his books on travel and natural history. Along with Noel Rooke he was one of the founder members of the Society of Wood Engravers in 1920, and was a major influence in the revival of wood engraving in the twentieth century. xliv + 355pp. Illustrated with a Colour frontispiece and 9 pages of half-tones. And over 1000 b&w engravings. Codice libro della libreria 77559
Descrizione libro J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd, London, 1959. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good. Condizione sovraccoperta: Very Good. - Original clear acetate dustwrapper w/ red lettering and gold insignia to front has very minor chipping to bottom edge of front cover and is a little rubbed - Top edge of text block slightly faded, fore-edge and base lightly toned and all have smoe foxing - Book ow/ solid and internally clean and bright in untorn dustwrapper - xliv/355 pages. SMALL QUARTO. Codice libro della libreria 617900
Descrizione libro First edition, demy 4to, pp.xliv,355, London: J.M. Dent & Sons, 1959., 1959. Colour frontispiece on Japanese paper; 9 pages of half-tones and over 1000 wood engravings by Robert Gibbings. Full black buckram with RG's device blocked in gold on the front and gilt spine titling, PVC dust-jacket printed silk screen in red, a little worn. . A fine copy. Codice libro della libreria 2280