London Types by William Nicholson Quatorzains or sonnets by W.E. Henley.
Published by William Heinemann London in 1898.
Thirteen lithographic prints on cartridge paper taken from William Nicholson’s wood blocks.
Consisting of Bus Driver; Guardsman; Hawker; Beef-Eater; Sandwich-Man; Coster; Lady; Blue Coat Boy; Policeman; News boy; Drum- Major; Flower Girl; Barmaid.
This popular edition sold original for five shillings.
Provenance, rubber stamped Dominican Fathers, probably part of the university library.
The paper covered boards are clean corners bumped and chipped, inner hinge split, some foxing to end sheets, but linen outer spine is sound. all plates are strong clean and could be framed up separately.
Book 34 cm high 29 cm wide plates 25 cm x 23 cm