Joan Hassall: Engravings & Drawings.
With an introductory memoir by Joan Hassall and an appreciation of her technique by George Mackley. Hassall [1906-1988] illustrated many of our favorite books with her striking engravings, including Cranford, Our Village, The Parson's Daughter and Other Stories, and of course, all six Austen novels and her Shorter Works for the Folio Society. Hassal illustrated many more books and magazines, bookplates, and journals. This volume contains chronological catalog descriptions of her published works, and 147 pages of illustrations with samples from every book. Attractive black cloth cover with gilt embossed decoration. No jacket. Pinner Private Libraries Association. 1985. USED. $25.00