Old England. Her Story Mirrored In Her Scenes

By: Sparrow, W. Shaw

Price: $85.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


Publisher's green cloth with gilt stamped decoration and titles. Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Shelf handling wear with light corner rubs, edges show shelf handling. One tissue-guard with tear and partial loss. 4to; 10.25 inches tall (27.5cm); x, 347p. 80 captioned tissue-guarded plates, several in color. Illustrations: James Orrock. ----------------- James Orrock R.I., R.O.I. (1829 - 1913), was a prominent Scottish collector of art and oriental ceramics, illustrator and landscape watercolorist. Some modern scholars like to believe Orrock was a forger and not only a dedicated enthusiast of contemporary British art who emulated some of those artists in his own work. He illustrated Old England in the style of Turner.

Title: Old England. Her Story Mirrored In Her Scenes

Author Name: Sparrow, W. Shaw

Illustrator: James Orrock

Categories: 19th CENTURY LITERATURE and WORKS, Travel, Geography & Exploration,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: New York, J. Pott: 1908

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Seller ID: 010895

Keywords: Landscape painting, British. England--Description and travel.,