The Life of Christ in Woodcuts

The Life of Christ in Woodcuts

Reid, James

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Place Published: New York
Publisher: Farrar & Rinehart
Date Published: 1930
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 45719

Description

71 plates. Octavo [23.5 cm] in decorative tan boards over once-black cloth spine. Silver gilt-stamped spine title completely effaced, gaps to silver gilt-stamped line along cloth where it meets boards, small scattered dampstains to faded spine, tears along hinges at top and foot (longest 1"), light soiling to boards; front inner hinge cracked and exposed (but holding); slight irregular toning to front free endpaper; plates are clean, crisp, and lightly but evenly toned.

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Striking woodcuts wordlessly tell the story of Jesus. In the style of early Lynd Ward. Uncommon.



By This Author: Reid, James
By This Publisher: Farrar & Rinehart