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Precious Thoughts

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., H.M. Caldwell Company: 1865

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 003432

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original brown suede (leather) with circular pastedown of girl's portrait. Short essays on various subjects. The binding appears similar to Caldwell's Rosemary Series of 1903. Gilt top edges. No writing. Cover pastedown is wrinkled and has edge missing. Short cover edge tear. Marbled endpapers, with front pastedown torn at head. 477 pp. View more info

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Frondes Agrestes; Readings in 'Modern Painters'

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $100.00 USD

Publisher: Orpington, Kent, George Allen: 1878

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 007423

Condition: Very Good


Original full brown crushed morocco with gilt border on light boards. Cover lightly sprung. All edges gilt. Bookplate of Walter Overbeck Wade, born about 1838 in India and served in 91st Argyllshire Reg't of Foot in Greece in 1854 and 5th Administrative Battalion, Lancashire Rifle Volunteers in 1874. The text of this book is a selection of passages from Ruskin's work of 1843 on Modern Painters, as chosen by his friend Susan Beever, or Beaver, of Coniston. Nearly invisible in the upper corner of the first free endpaper is the incised stamp of Cedric Chivers, Bookbinder, Union St., Bath, who ... View more info

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The Political Economy of Art; Subsequently Called 'A Joy for Ever'

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, George Routledge and Sons, Ltd.:

Seller ID: 004294

Condition: Good


Original black leather with gold spine lettering on light boards. The New Universal Library series. Lectures on Discovery, Application, Accumulation, and Distribution of art. Good advice for collectors. Dated 1918 with previous owner's name inside cover. Minor damage head and foot of spine, and dished. 183 pp. with index. View more info

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St. Mark's Rest; The History of Venice

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., The Mershon Company:

Seller ID: 006011

Condition: Very Good


Original green cloth lavishly decorated in red and silver on boards. No writing. Gutter strain pp. 126-127 glued. Preface, The burden of Tyre, Latrator Anubis, St. James of the Deep Stream, St. Theodore the Chair-Seller, The Shadow on the Dial, Red and White Clouds, Divine Right, The Requiem, Note on the Mosaics of St. Mark's, The Shrine of the Slaves, The Place of Dragons, Sanctus, Index. 270 pp. View more info

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Praeterita; Outlines of Scenes And Thoughts Perhaps Worthy of Memory in My Past Life

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Rupert Hart-Davis: 1949

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 007561

Condition: Good Plus


Original green cloth on boards. Previous owner's name and small price stamp. Dished. Hole in title page repaired. Text clean. 592 pp. with Index. View more info