Good+ with no dustjacket. The pages are very good and clean. The covers are very sound, but have surface wear and stains. Rear endpapers have an area of staining.; Fantastic illustrations by Gibson of society of the times. The book meausres 17.5 inches wide by 11.5 inches tall.; Oblong 4to 11"-13.
Charles Dana Gibson, Illustrator. Very Good minus. No Dust jacket. Large format book (11-1/2" x 17-1/2" oblong), with beige paper-covered bevelled boards and white cloth spine. Large Gibson Girl illustration on cover with black lettering. Light soiling/age toning to covers. Chipping to edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with gilt top edges, clean endpapers. No previous owner markings. Large and beautiful drawings by Charles Dana Gibson throughout, each one immaculately clean and bright, on glossy paper. One closed tear to bottom edge of title page (approx. 2"). Unpaginated.
0. Very Good. No Jacket. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. Paper over boards is worn away at the edges. Some very minor, small, scattered stains on back board. Unpaginated. Binding is very tight and pages are very clean. Book measures 11 1/2" by 17 1/2".
B & W Drawings By Gibson. Very Good. No Dj. 4to long. Very Good, covers worn at bottom edge so cardboard is exposed, some rubbing and spotting that doesn't really affect front cover illustration, endpapers slightly rubbed, joint starting between title and preceding page, text otherwise great, plates bright, no tears. This is a rare collection of Gibson's drawings, reproducing 84 of his best works in a deluxe, oversized edition. The beautiful society women, parlor games, and grasp of fashion that defined Gibson as the premier artist for the pre-jet jet set here serves to immortalize an era.
84 full-page black and white illustrations, oblong folio, cloth-backed pict. bds., in a pict. cardboard box; (box worn). N.Y. and London, 1902. Fine. This is the seventh book in the regular series of Gibson's published drawings.
The social ladder
by Charles Dana Gibson (Illustrator)
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