Lot 132 of 360:
Aubrey Beardsley illustrates Ben Johnson  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Volpone: or The Foxe

Author:
Johnson, Ben

Place:
London

Publisher:
Leonard Smithers

Date:
1898

Description:

Illustrated by Aubrey Beardsley with cover design, frontispiece and 6 initial vignettes. (4to) 28.8x21.5 cm. (11¼x8½), original blue cloth gilt. No. 344 of 1000 copies. First Beardsley Edition.

A striking binding design by Beardsley


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Spine darkened, a few tears, ends and corners worn; about very good.


 
Item number:
296393
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