HIND, Arthur

HIND, Arthur. An Introduction to a History of Woodcut with a Detailed Survey of Work done in the Fifteenth Century

London, Constable and Company Ltd., 1935.




£ 150


4to. 2 vols: (“The Primitive Single Cuts and Block-Books”) xl, 272 p.; (“Book-illustration and Contemporary Single Cuts”) x, 273-838 p.. With Frontispiece and 483 illustrations in the text. Unintrusive stamp (“R. & R. Clark, ltd. / 13 JUL 1935 / EDINBURGH”) infrequently found on some lower margins throughout both volumes. Half red morocco with gilt ruling to inner margins and red buckram over covers. Spine gilt in compartments with 6 raised bands. Some mild rubbing to corners and minor chips to spine bands or outer hinges, with little losses of leather. A very good copy.