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Ruskin, John, 1819-1900.

Deucalion. Collected studies of the lapse of waves, and life of stones. By John Ruskin ... Volume I.

Sunnyside, Orpington, Kent : G. Allen, 1879.
Physical Description:
vi, 290 p. front., illus., plates (part col.) 25 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR5261 D4 1879
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Covers and special title pages are wanting in British Art Center copy.
Plates engraved by George Allen and John Rapkin; after John Ruskin, George Allen, J. Clifton Ward, and Lawrence Hilliard.
Vol. I was originally issued in 6 parts, 1875-79. Parts VII-VIII (Vol. II, p. 1-88) were issued in 1880-83, but never as a volume in any authorized edition.
The parts were issued in paper covers, each with special t.p.
Subject Terms:
George Allen -- Publisher.
Hazell, Watson, & Viney -- Printer.
Steel engraving -- Specimens -- 1879.
Steel engraving, Colored -- Specimens -- 1879.
Allen, George, 1832-1907, engraver.
Rapkin, John, engraver.
Ruskin, John, 1819-1900, ill.
Ward, J. Clifton, ill.
Hilliard, Lawrence, fl. 1876-1887, ill.

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