The Two Paths: Being Lectures on Art, and its Application to Decoration and Manufacture, delivered in 1858-9. With two Plates.
Smith, Elder amd Co.
Ruskin, John, M.A.
8vo. x. (1) 271 pp. Followed by 32 pp. catalog of works by same publisher, bound-in. Blind-stamped and tooled maroon cloth with embossed gilt lettering to spine. Owner's stamp to inside of front board. Yellow endpapers. Frontispiece, protected by tissue guard. The author, John Ruskin (1819 – 1900) was a renowned art and social critic, but is also remembered as a talented author, poet and artist. Illustrated with two full-page b/w plates, protected by tissue guard, as issued (one of them frontispiece). Includes appendix with in-text illustrations. Minor age wear to binding. Browning throughout, with occasional pencil marks at margins, easily erasable. Otherwise clean and tight. Very good condition.
Edition: First edition
Book ID: 19959