Knights of Art: Stories of the Italian Painters
Steedman, Amy , Mary Steedman(illus.)
Place Published: Philadelphia
Publisher: George W. Jacobs & Company Publishers
Date Published: No date
Edition: Illustrated edition
Book Id: 20873
175pp. Octavo [21 cm] Green cloth covered boards with elaborate gilt stamped titles and designs on the spine and front cover, and an illustrated paper label mounted to the front cover. Top edge gilt. Very good condition. The edges of the covers are lightly bumped and rubbed. There is a tiny crack in the front joint at the foot of the spine. There is a gift inscription on the verso of the front flyleaf. The pages and outside edges of the text block are lightly foxed. The dust jacket is in very good condition, with multiple small losses from the edges. The paper at the foot of the spine is slightly moisture stained.
With twenty-four drawings (sixteen in color) by Mary Steedman of pictures by the great artists.