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Books, Maps & Ephemera(#174BK) 11/09/2019 10:30 AM BST Closed

Lot 11 of 265: Ruskin, John; Wise, T.J. (ed.) Letters on Art and Literature by John Ruskin. Privately Printed, 1894. 8vo, org. red cloth. Notorious forger, bibliographer, and occasional stealer of pages from the British Library Thomas Wise was a significant figure in popularising the collecting of the Romantics. By means, fair or foul, he created an impressive library of material under the Ashley Library name. He also had a sideline in privately printed books of varying splendour and ambiguous print run, both

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Estimate: £50 - £60

Books, Maps & Ephemera(#174BK)  11/09/2019 10:30 AM BST  Closed