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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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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