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GILBERT, Edward.

Christ the Redeemer:

being extracts from the Works of Three Seventeenth Century Writers - Robert Herrick, George Herbert and Bishop Ken. Illustrated by Six Photo-Mezzo Engravings of Pictures belonging to the Italian School of the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries.

London: Hardy & Page, 1896 Stock Code: 141386
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First and limited edition, number 2 of 100 copies of the "India Proof" issue "being the first impressions of the plates". A nice example of Chiswick Press printing.

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Description

Quarto, pp. 12. Original japon vellum boards, gilt-lettered front cover.

Illustrations

6 photogravure plates (with tissue guards) from Old Master paintings, title page printed in red and black.

Condition

Neat contemporary presentation inscription to half-title. Light soiling to covers. An excellent copy.

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