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    [George Frederic Watts]. Group of Four First Edition Books about George Frederic Watts. Various places: various publishers, 1903-1975. First editions. Two quarto and two octavo volumes. Illustrated. Three publishers' bindings, one in dust jacket, one modern quarter-vellum. General modest shelfwear, some boards and edges rubbed, corners bumped, one with worn spine ends and cloth peeling from front board. Very good overall. From the William E. Fredeman Collection.

    More Information: Titles include: Hugh Macmillan. The Life-Work of George Frederick Watts. London: J. M. Dent & Co., 1903. First edition. [and:] R. E. D. Sketchley. Watts. London: Methuen & Co., 1904. First edition. [and:] Mrs. Russell Barrington. G. F. Watts. Reminiscences. New York: Macmillan, 1905. First edition. [and:] Wilfrid Blunt. INSCRIBED. England's Michelangelo. London: Hamish Hamilton, [1975]. Inscribed by the author to William E. Fredeman.

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