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Bewick, Thomas, illus.; Edna W. Ferriss, ed.  21 engravings. St. Charles, IL: Privately Printed (at the Printing Office of Philip Reed), 1951. 8vo (21.9 cm, 8.6"). 2 vols. I: [44] pp.; illus. II: [40] pp.; illus.
$150.00

One of 500 copies printed — with the two volumes, despite the title, actually comprising => 42 illustrations, all printed from Bewick's original woodblocks.
        Binding: Publisher's Bewick design–printed paper–covered boards with morocco shelfbacks (one green, one red); spines with gilt-stamped title, in original matching slipcase.
        Provenance: From the library of American collector Albert A. Howard, small booklabel ("AHA") at rear.

Bound as above, spines sunned as is often seen with these volumes; slipcase somewhat darkened with spine and edges showing this more notably. Books crisp and clean. => A nice set.  (41317)   Please RESHELVE This.


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