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My Days and Dreams Being Autobiographical Notes

By: Carpenter, Edward.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: 1918

Seller ID: 005183

Condition: Fair


Third edition. (first published June 1916). Grey cloth with title in black on front cover and spine. Condition: Fair, covers are generally shelfworn with splashmarks to front cover and spine. General foxing to text and textblock edges. Browning to endpapers. Inscription to previous owner on front endpaper dated 1921. 342pp. 15 b/w photographic plates plus frontispiece. One plate missing (there should be 16) - an image of Edward Carpenter in his porch. Good reading copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Edward Barnsley and his Workshop: Arts and Crafts in the Twentieth Century

By: Carruthers, Annette

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Wendlebury, Oxfordshire, White Cockade: 1992

Seller ID: 006317

ISBN: 1873487002

Condition: Very Good


Olive green hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, with just a hint os shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Very faint mark from a bookmark (bookmark no longer present) between the centre of pages 118-119.Very light foxing to top edge of textblock. 208pp. 107 b/w illustrations. The life and work of Edward Barnsley (1900-1987) has carried through to the present day the Arts and Crafts tradition in which he grew up. His father Sidney Barnsley, was one of the major figures of the movement, and was directly influenced by William Morris. This study continues th... View more info

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Dante Gabriel Rossetti

By: Craig Faxon, Alicia

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press: 1989

Seller ID: 006203

ISBN: 0714826200

Condition: Fine


Maroon cloth with title in gilt on spine. Condiiton: Fine, binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. 255pp. 265 illustrations, 140 in colour. This was the first monograph devoted to the pre-Raphaelite artist Dante Gabriel Rossetti (1828-1882) and vividly illuminates his life and art. A heavy book - will require extra postage if to be sent outside UK. View more info

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William Burges and the High Victorian Dream

By: Mordaunt Crook, J.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006453

ISBN: 071953822x

Condition: Very Good


Purple cloth with title in gilt within white label on spine. Condition: Very good, previous owners name written at top of front endpaper. Very faint hint of sunning to textblock edges. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with light shelfwear and light sunning to inner flaps of dustjacket.454pp. 260 b/w plates. When he died in 1881 William Burges was widely regarded as the most brilliant architect-designer of his generation. He was a Pre-Raphaelite architect, and like his Pre-Raphaelite friends he sought an artistic Holy Grail in a Victorian vision of the Middle Ages. In architecture he rivals But... View more info