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Claire Leighton Farmer's Year signed 1933 first edition English rural woodcuts
1933. When ordering from the US, parcels may be subject to import tax and duty charges, which the buyer is responsible to pay. CLARE LEIGHTON. The Farmer's Year, A Calendar of English Husbandry, New York: Longmans Green, 1933. Oblong folio, first edition, pp. 54, 1 (colophon), black cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine and front, gilt man with a scythe on front, large woodblock prints, signed by the artist-author on Page 1, 50 years after the book was released. Leighton was at her best with rural subjects, and this, her first book, set a high standard. The prints are presented in month-by-month order with text explaining the work that needed to be done each month on English farms. Condition of this book Covers stained, discolored. Faint water stains at top and bottom edge, but overall good and sound. Topic Woodblock Art Special Attributes 1st Edition ISBN Does not apply Language English Subject Art & Photography. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Rarities et Cetera (maximumservice845) [Warwick, New York, US]

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