Twelve Ex Libris
Twelve Ex Libris

HARRISON, T Erat. Twelve Ex Libris.

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HARRISON, T Erat. Twelve Ex Libris. Harrison and Sons. [1908].

4to., original stiff card wrappers with printed dust wrapper. 12 bookplate designs with descriptive text on facing page. Dust wrapper soiled and with a few chips and closed tears, titlepage a little soiled, ink name, otherwise a very good copy.
First edition. The bookplate designs are for John Ballinger, Matthew Ridley Corbet, Faraday House, Edward Onslow Ford, The Gladstone Liberal Memorial Prize, John Arthur Iliffe, Walter Henry James, Lady Margaret Hall College Oxford, Col. H.M. Norris, Rev. and Mrs Parry-Evans, Somerville College Oxford, and Charles J. Wilson.
Thomas Erat Harrison was a sculptor, medallist, painter, and stained glass artist. Amongst his works are a set of twelve stained glass windows for Betteshanger House in Kent, the home of Walter Henry James, Lord Northbourne, whose bookplate appears in this volume.

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