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Swift, Jonathan, 1667–1745
Gulliver's travels : volume I[-II] / Jonathan Swift, D.D. ; illustrated by Rex Whistler.
London : Cresset Press, 1930.
Physical Description:
2 v. : ill., maps ; 37 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR3724 .G8 1930+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
BAC: British Art Center copy is number [I]. Illustrations are hand-colored. BAC copy has several pen and ink drawings by Rex Whistler.
BEIN 1998 +345: No. 135. In case.
"The foregoing text of Gulliver's Travels is that of the first large paper edition published in 1726 ... One hundred and ninety-five copies have been printed by the Oxford University Press on hand-made paper, numbered 1-195, and ten copies on roman vellum, numbered I-X ..."--Colophon.
Swift's name at head of title.
Whistler & Fuller. Rex Whistler 426
Subject Terms:
Cresset Press -- Publisher.
Etching -- Specimens -- 1930.
Etching, Colored -- Specimens -- 1930.
Godley, Elizabeth Helen Monteith -- Pres. inscription from Rex Whistler.
Whistler, Rex, 1905-1944 -- Pres. inscription to Elizabeth Helen Monteith Godley.
Whistler, Rex, 1905-1944, ill.
Cresset Press.

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