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BOOKS:

[006187] Browne, Piers. An Elegy in Arcady: An Artist’s View of Housman’s Poetry

. ill. The Author. Southampton: Ashford, 1990. Second Edition. 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall. Original Boards. Signed. Signed by Author. As New / As New. ISBN: 1-85253-100-2. SIGNED first edition with a cojplete boxed set of all 30 original engravings from the book, numbered 23/65 apart fro the final print which is numbered 54/65. The book signed on the title-page by the illustratior/author, plain illustrations by Piers Browne, black boards, pictorial dust-jacket. A study of A. E. Housman illustrated after engravings by Piers Browne. All 30 etchings loose as issued on handmade paper, all signed and numbered from edition of 65, both housed in a bespoke green folding case with a cherry tree in silver on the front, two minor scuff marks to top of box. A rare and beautiful complete set of the etchings for the book. £1,950.00

[006188] Browne, Piers. Wensleydale: Etchings and Verse.

ill. The Author. Leatherhead: Ashford Buchan & Enright, 1994. First Edition. Folio – over 12″ – 15″ tall. Original Boards. Signed by Author. As New / As New. ISBN: 1-85253-302-1. Signed by the author on the title-page, Foreword by David Astor, many colour illustrations by Piers Browne, green boards, pictorial dust-jacket. A signed copy of this beautiful artist’s homage to Wensleydale. £20.00

[006195] Browne, Piers. William Wordsworth: a Lakeland Anthology.

ill. The Author. London: John Murray, 1991. First Edition. Folio – over 12″ – 15″ tall. Original Boards. Signed by Author. As New / As New. ISBN: 0-7195-5003-3. Foreword by John Mortimer, signed on the title-page by the illustratior/author, full-page and other colour illustrations by Piers Browne, blue boards, pictorial dust-jacket. The book contains many illustrations to accompany Wordsworth’s poems. It won equal first in the WH Smith Illustrated Book of the Year of 1991. £20.00

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