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19th Century Fore Edge Painted Hand Book for Young Painters

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Leslie, C.R. Hand-Book for Young Painters.

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W-13 D-3 H-8 (cm)

Item Reference:

80434-1226-2Tip! This item's Ref-Code breaks down thus...
Item Ref Code: 80434-1226-2
Item No. 80434 - Dealer No. 1226 - Building No. 2


19th Century fore edge painted book by Leslie, C.R. Hand Book for Young Painters.
Second edition with illustrations, London, John Murray, 1870. 8vo.
Bound in full red Morocco, all over gilt on the sides. V.R. Crowned monogram to the front.
Featuring fore edge painting of Mary Russell Mitford’s cottage at Three Mile Cross, near Reading Circa 1813. Very slight rubbing to binding.

Please note book press not included.


Item Reference
Height: 8 cm
Width: 13 cm
Depth: 3 cm
19th Century
Country of Origin
Good Condition, minor age wear


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