Hogarth Illustrated Second Edition 1884

Ireland, John


Place Published: copper plate etchings
Edition: 2nd Edition
Date Published: 1884
Illustrator: copper plate etchings
Size: large 8vo

Series of full-page copper plate etchings after Hogarth, with commentary by John Ireland, includes frontispiece etching with tissue-guard; Analysis of Beauty, The Rake’s Progress (8 plates), Southwark Fair, The Harlot’s Progress (6 plates), The Distress’d Poet, The Enraged Musician, Industry and Idleness (12 plates), and many more; text block untrimmed; foxing and offset from plates throughout (sometimes heavy), med-heavy foxing to prelims, o.w. Good; boards fairly heavily rubbed, wear to head and foot of spine, title label to spine mostly gone.

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