Poems by Thomas Hood - With Fore-Edge Paining of an Amputation by Martin Frost, foredge

By: Hood, Thomas.

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Hood, Thomas. Poems by Thomas Hood. London: Edward Moxon & Co., 1860, 12th edition. Textured burnt orange leather with slightly dulled gilt spine titles, all edges gilt, gilt turn-ins, 10.5 cm by 16.8 cm, x [1] 388 pp. Features a 2005 fore-edge painting by Martin Frost of an amputation, titled “Early Surgery” in the style of Thomas Rowlandson. Light wear at corners and hinges and one signature is minutely off-set (does not affect fore-edge painting). Remnants of an old bookseller label on front pastedown. Martin Frost was featured in the May/June 2008 issue of Fine Books & Collections, a copy of which will be included with the book, as is a note signed by Frost giving the painting’s title.

Title: Poems by Thomas Hood - With Fore-Edge Paining of an Amputation by Martin Frost, foredge

Author Name: Hood, Thomas.

Categories: Poetry,

Edition: 12th

Publisher: London, Edward Moxon & Co.: 1860

Binding: Leather_bound

Book Condition: Very Good +

Seller ID: 1245

Keywords: Fore-edge painting