The Rape of the Lock
By (author) Aubrey Beardsley
Rape of the Lock by Aubrey Beardsley
Book DescriptionA rare example of a literary work where text, typography, and illustration perfectly complement one another. Created during Beardsley's Romantic period, the rich, textural contrasts of his drawings are a wonderful match for the delicate fancy of Pope's poem. "These drawings ...can scarcely be matched in English literature." - R. A. Walker. Reprint of the original 1896 edition.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780486219639
(278mm x 205mm x 6mm)
Imprint: Dover Publications Inc.
Publisher: Dover Publications Inc.
Publish Date: 1-Dec-1968
Country of Publication: United States
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Salome / Under The Hill, Paperback (September 2012)
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