London: C. Arthur Pearson Ltd, Nd. George Woolliscroft Rhead, Frederick Rhead and Louis Rhead. Leather bound. Tall hardcover recently rebound with original gilt title laid back onto top board : pp. xx (2) 3-201 (202, blank) : over 120 illustrations and embellishments in b&w : blue leather binding with blue calf title panel to spine lettered in gilt.
Slight edgewear to the frontispiece and light foxing to its verso, otherwise fine. Near fine. Item #2316
An attractive edition of Bunyan's classic, richly illustrated in Art Nouveau style. The Rhead brothers were the sons of a talented ceramic artist, George Rhead who founded the Fenton Art school. Louis Rhead became especially well known in America for his poster design and book illustration.