Vicar of Wakefield Oliver Goldsmith 1903 A & C Black illustrated book J.M.WrightBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Leather Books, Oliver Goldsmith, British Literature, Illustrated Books, John Massey Wright).
The Vicar of Wakefield, by Oliver Goldsmith. Illustrations by John Massey Wright.
Published 1903, London by Adam and Charles Black.
260 pages. Text in English. 13 color plate illustrations protected by original tissue guards.
Period 1/2 leather binding, raised bands, gilt compartment decorations, gilt title lettering, paper cover, decorative end papers. Binding remains clean, tight, and sound.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 9" H x 6 5/8" W.