This is a scarce collection of silhouette illustrations with a foreword by Theodore Andrea Cook. Antique oblong volume is bound in dark blue cloth with stamped white lettering and pictorial designs to front cover. Binding is firm. Pages display foxing to pages of text and tissue guards. This work contains 2 full-page and 11 double-page silhouette drawings with tissue guards. Cover boards are clean with some shelf wear especially at head and toe of spine and at corners. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Sculptor Caught Napping
Publisher: J. M. Dent & Co./ E. P. Dutton & Co.
Publication Date: 1899
Illustrator: Cook, Jane E.
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description London: Dent, 1899, 1899. Oblong 9vo Dec. Cloth 1st Edn. Illus. Silhouettes & Cameos. Covers sl. faded; staples rusted. [Presentation inscrip. from T and E. Cook verso front cover]. Bookseller Inventory # 24283
Book Description J. M. Dent; NY: Dutton, London, 1899. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 24 illustrations, 22 of which are printed in pairs on one side of facing pages. Oblong (26 x 17cm.). Moderate general cover fraying and wear. New endpapers. No Jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 73232
Book Description London: J.M. Dent & Co., 1899. First edition, oblong 8vo, (30) leaves, printed on one side only. Silhouette illustrations. Original decorated cloth, spine and edges faded. Bookseller Inventory # 28153
Book Description J. M. Dent & Sons, 1899, 1899. Book Condition: G+. Dust Jacket Condition: None. G+/None. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. unpaginated, oblong, ffep loose, ex-art school lib but with a minimum of markings (three stampings, two of which have been blotted out (one of those on the frontispiece) -- all three stampings quite small measuring 1/8" X 2" -- otherwise, no pocket, no external markings), a bit shaken, two bookplates ffep & front blank, otherwise internally clean, all plates present w/onionskins. Bookseller Inventory # 5187
Book Description The Autotype Fine Art Company, London. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 3rd Edition. Thin Folio. No date. Green cloth with decorative black and gilt titles and ruling. Some rubbing to extremities. Light surface wear to boards. Inner hinges splitting. Gutta-percha binding. A.E.G. Overall a Very Good copy. Children's interest. Bookseller Inventory # 004143
Book Description J.M. Dent/ E.P. Dutton, London/NY, 1899. Hardcover. Book Condition: VG. 1st American Edition. First U.S. edition bound in blue cloth with white lettering & designs, oblong 8vo, illustrated through-out by Cook. Book has a tiny chip on the spine, one small water mark at the edge of the front cover. Inside the hinges have been re-enforced with cloth book tape, many years ago . Solid, clean text, despite the repair a reasonsably attractive copy. Bookseller Inventory # 27395
Book Description LONDON, AUTOTYPE, CA 1911, 1911. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. WITH COOK ALS LAID IN THIRD EDITION VERY GOOD. Bookseller Inventory # 1627