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of ... John Murray 1851.
3rd Ed. Sm. 8vo. xxxii + 351pp. Engraved port. frontis. Some light browning, double gilt rule edged japon with dec. gilt filleted bands and gilt lettered red labels to spines, very lightly soiled. Haney 86 ’Fourth edition ... with frontispiece engraved by F. Finden after Phillips’ portrait ...’ Our copy clearly states 3rd edition to title page. With the bookplate of James Anderson Rose, (1819-1890). James Anderson Rose was Whistler's solicitor. As was as a solicitor, he was a major print collector, confidant, and friend of artists, including Whistler and Rossetti. He owned The Sleeper and Sleeping woman, and had a magnificent collection of Whistler's etchings. An exhibition of his collection toured the country, going to Liverpool, Newcastle and Birmingham, in 1874.
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