Victorian Fiction; An Exhibition of Original Editions, John Carter and Michael Sadleir, 1947
Victorian Fiction; An Exhibition of Original Editions at 7 Albemarle Street, London, January to February 1947, arranged by John Carter with the collaboration of Michael Sadleir.
Published for The National Book League by the Cambridge University Press, 1947. First Edition. This is listed on the dustjacket flap as a 'Special edition' - which contains sixteen plates of reproductions in half-tone, not included in the 'Ordinary' editions.
A very good black cloth hardback with gilt to spine. No foxing to the text which is nice and clean. The pink paper dustjacket is worn to extremities with some nibbles and wear, and discoloration to spine. Some showthrough to gutter just before plates.
Text in English.
xiii + 50pp + 16 Plates.
Dimensions: Approximately 215mm high x 133mm wide x 10mm deep.
Weight: Approximately 190g (unpacked).