B for Beggar. Woodblock color print, extracted from William Nicholson's iconic Alphabet, published in 1898. Image is approximately 8 by 10 inches. A beautiful example of Nicholson's work. Two small closed tears at borders, one of about an inch and one about a third of an inch, not affecting image, light chipping at corners. Otherwise near fine with minimal tanning. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: B for Beggar [From Alphabet]
Publisher: William Heinemann
Publication Date: 1898
Binding: No Binding
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition.
Book Description W. S. Sterling & Co., New York: (1900)., 1900. n.p. Illustrated with remarkable ink drawn woodcuts in a Christy style by Frederic Foster Lincoln. Interesting decorative initials for the alphabet. Uncut and unopened. Small Quarto. Original stiff paper binding. Cover Title: PENNSYLVANIA PENNINGS. Being a Weird Language in Rhyme of Things Doing, Undoing and Done at the University of Pennsylvania. Spine and extremities worn, but still a very good copy. Scarce. PA 15. Seller Inventory # 246A37