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Author Name    [Fore-Edge Painting] BOWLES, Caroline.

Title   The Birth-Day; a poem, in three parts: to which are added, occasional verses.

Publisher   Edinburgh: William Blackwood and sons; London: Thomas Cadell, 1836. 1836

Seller ID   FF217

12mo. [vi], ii, 288 pp. Original full dark purple blind and gilt-stamped morocco, all edges gilt. Initials of former owner; bookplate of Henry Sutherland. Near fine. WITH A FORE-EDGE PAINTING OF “MARINA OF VELETTA [SIC], MALTA,” [Valletta] attributed to Syd Dearden, ca. 1960s. The artist’s known handwriting is evident with the penciled label of the fore-edge titles. See: Weber, Annotated Dictionary of Fore-edge Painting Artists & Binders, pp. 227-8.

Fore-Edge Painting

Price = 500.00 USD

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