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    A Limited Edition of John Ruskin's Bibliography, Together with the Even Scarcer Set of Illustrations

    [John Ruskin]. A Complete Bibliography of the Writings in Prose and Verse of John Ruskin, LL.D. Compiled by Thomas J. Wise, & James P. Smart. [bound with:] The Illustrations to the Bibliography of the Writings of John Ruskin. London: Printed for subscribers only, 1893. First edition, limited to 250 unnumbered copies (illustrations limited to only 100 unnumbered copies). Bound from the original wrappers. Two volumes. The illustrations have been bound in throughout the text as issued by the instructions to the binder. The original wrappers for the illustrations as well as for part 1 (the bibliography was issued in 18 monthly parts, the 19th part being the illustrations) are bound in the end of volume two. Quarto. xxvii, 329 pages; xi, 263 pages. Later half morocco over decorative cloth. Spines sunned. A fine set. From the Pre-Raphaelite Collection of William E. Fredeman.

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