Bible Gallery : With Memoir of Doré and Descriptive Letter-Press with illustrations by M. Gustave Doré

By: Illustrated by Gustave Doré with Talbot W. Chambers D.D.

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B&W Illustrations; C1880's. This book is in Very Good condition and was likely issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping and rubbing to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The spine ends, corners and edges of the book covers havesome fraying and chips missing. The text pages are clean and bright. The endpapers have generalized toning. All Edges Gilt (AEG) though the gilding has dulled somewhat. "M. Gustave Doré.... Was born in Strasbourg on 6 January 1832. By age five, he was a prodigy troublemaker, playing pranks that were mature beyond his years. Seven years later, he began carving in cement. At the age of fifteen Doré began his career working as a caricaturist for the French paper Le Journal pour rire, and subsequently went on to win commissions to depict scenes from books by Rabelais..."

Title: Bible Gallery : With Memoir of Doré and Descriptive Letter-Press with illustrations by M. Gustave Doré

Author Name: Illustrated by Gustave Doré with Talbot W. Chambers D.D.

Illustrator: Illustrated by M. Gustave Doré

Categories: Illustrated editions,

Edition: Trade Edition

Publisher: New York, Cassell Publishing Company: 1880

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: A37872

Keywords: Illustrated editions Talbot W. Chambers M. Gustave Dore Classic literature Poetry Religion Illustrated editions,