Persuasion. Illustrated by Charles Brock (1922)
Book ID: 65353
Persuasion. With 16 Illustrations in Colour by Charles E. Brock. London: Dent, 1922. [The novels of Jane Austen]. Pp, 219. A lovely copy bound in quarter calf with decorated spine by Bayntun of Bath.
Persuasion was Jane Austen’s finial novel, published six months after her death, at the end of 1817.
Charles E. Brock was one of four artist brothers one of which was another famous book illustrator Henry Matthew Brock. A very respected & successful book illustrator he illustrated the works of authors such as Jonathan Swift, William Thackeray, Jane Austen, Charles Dickens, and George Eliot.
Nice gift edition bound by a notable English bindery
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