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In our Catalogue this is Booknumber E1312

Author Berquin,Arnaud (1747-1791) (Bewick illustrations)
Title THE LOOKING-GLASS FOR THE MIND; or, Intellectual Mirror .. chiefly translated from that much-admired work, L'Ami des Enfans
PlacePub London
Publisher Harris + 11 incl. Harvey & Darton 14th edition
Date 1817
Illustrations Wood-engravings (74) by John Bewick.
Description Duodecimo, 174x104mm, tree calf (hinges/spine & tips worn, front cover held by cords, lacking 1cm. of leather from top & tail of spine, 1820 inscription on front end-paper) 271pp. Minor pale foxing/browning, nice CLEAR IMPRESSIONS of these charming wood-engravings "some of the most beautiful examples of the skill of John Bewick" (Hugo 66). At page 13 within the story of "Anabella's Journey" appears the advertisment for the publisher Harris's bookshop.
Booknumber E1312
Price Price: GBP 65.00 or USD 82.00
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