Happy England

Text by Marcus B. Huish.

ALLINGHAM, Helen

ALLINGHAM, Helen Happy England Text by Marcus B. Huish.

A & C Black, 1904.

Second impression. 8vo. Dark blue cloth, lettered in gilt, and with a floral design in red and green to the spine and upper cover. Top edge gilt. Eighty colour illustrations, under captioned tissue guards, reproduced from Allingham's watercolours, plus frontispiece black and white photographic portrait. A near fine copy, sporadic foxing throughout, but generally a bright and attractive copy.

One of 3000 copies, published at a price of 20/-. Originally published in 1903, this edition had alterations made to the text at pp118-130, which remained for all subsequent editions.
Helen Allingham was a Victorian watercolourist, particularly noted for her delicate depiction of cottages and cottage gardens in southern England. She became the first woman to be admitted as a full member of The Royal Watercolour Society.

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Stock ID: 38281

£95.00

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