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Title:
A History of Caricature & Grotesque in Literature and Art
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 010471

Author: Wright, Thomas
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Virtue Brothers & Co.
Place: London
Year: 1865
Edition: Edition Unstated

Book Cond.: Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: Octavo (standard book size)
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Green gilt stamped cloth over boards xvi, 494 pages, [1], “illustrations from various sources drawn and engraved by F. W. Fairholt”. Corners and spine ends bumped a little, covers lightly scuffed, stain of some sort on bottom edge of text block that extends onto fore edge (has a minimal effect on interior pages), a pencil signature of a previous owner erased on the front flyleaf, a little foxing on the half title page and facing page, pages lightly toned around edges, some foxing on rear flyleaves. From the library of playwright Clifford Odets; his embossed name stamp on the front free end paper. Odets is considered the defining American playwright of the 1930s and revered as one of drama’s greatest crusaders for social justice. Illustrator: Fairholt, F. W.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 3 lbs 10 oz. Category: Literature & Literary; Books; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 010471.