Pen & Ink Drawing 1903 George Hartnell Bartlett profusely illustrated nice bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Pen and Ink Drawing, by George Hartnell Bartlett.
Published 1903, Cambridge, Massachusetts by the Riverside Press.
223 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout.
Publisher's pictorial cloth binding, embossed cover designs and title lettering showing quill pen and ink well, deckled edges, well printed large heavy book. Clearly intended as a monumental and authoritative work on the topic.
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. Spine with couple small minor age spots, light toning to cloth, minor surface dusting or soiling, still attractive looking example.
Text block remains overall clean, and displays a pleasing age patina.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 14 1/4" H x 11 1/2" W.