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Robert Gibbings

A. Mary Kirkus

Robert Gibbings

a bibliography

by A. Mary Kirkus

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by J. M. Dent in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gibbings, Robert, 1889-1958 -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby A. Mary Kirkus ; edited by Patience Empson and John Harris, with a chronological check list and notes on the Golden Cockerel Press.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ8341 .K57, NE1147.6.G52 .K57
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 170 p. :
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4761882M
    LC Control Number78108810

    Robert Gibbings, The Irish-born author and illustrator, whose work is much sought after by book collectors, as well as those who wouldn’t see themselves as ‘collectors’ but simply those who find joy in engravings and woodcuts. Books written and illustrated after various river explorations are especially in demand. 1 Dec - Explore inkshed's board "Robert Gibbings", which is followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Wood engraving, Art and Printmaking pins.

    Lovely Is the Lee, book, Robert Gibbings, , VG in dust jacket, beautiful engravings by author AUTHOR: Robert Gibbings TITLE: LOVELY IS THE LEE PUBLISHER, DATE: Dutton, , book club edition DESCRIPTION: charming stories with beautifully drawn, . Robert Gibbings () An Inventory of his Work in Special Collections, University of Otago For the purposes of this inventory, the books are listed alphabetically by title. All of Gibbings output held in Special Collections will feature, including his work as owner of .

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Gibbings's love of river life is illustrated in his eight river books, the most famous of which is 'Sweet Thames run Softly'. Inwhen England was on the brink of war, Gibbings built a flat-bottomed boat, painted it eau-de-nil green, and armed with a sketchpad and microscope, floated in it down.

Robert Gibbings () was an Irish artist and author who played a vital role in the revival of wood engraving in the twentieth century. Born in Cork, he overcame opposition from his family to study at the Slade and the Central School of Art and Design.

This is another delightful book by Irish author/illustrator Robert Gibbings, in which he takes us on a tour of the west of Ireland, visiting the outer rim, including many of /5(6). Robert Gibbings has 23 books on Goodreads with ratings. Robert Gibbings’s most popular book is Le Morte d'Arthur, Vol.

This is another delightful book by Irish author/illustrator Robert Gibbings, in which he takes us on a tour of the west of Ireland, visiting the outer rim, including many of Cited by: 1.

Book is without marks or writings, pages are clean and book is tight and sturdy. All the pages are present in book. SIZE: 5 ½ x 8 ½ (approximately) PAGES: pages. Good/Good- dust jacket condition. BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: WRITTEN AND ILLUSTRATED By ROBERT GIBBINGS.

Book is about the Irish and the natural beauty of Ireland. COMPETITIVE PRICING. This is another delightful book by Irish author/illustrator Robert Gibbings, in which he takes us on a tour of the west of Ireland, visiting the outer rim, including many of /5. The wood engravings of Robert Gibbings: With some recollections by the artist.

by Robert Gibbings | 1 Jan charm of birds library) by Edward Grey, Robert Gibbings, et al. | 12 Apr out of 5 stars 2. Hardcover A Book of Uncommon Prayer. by George Scott-Moncrieff and Robert by Robert Forbes, Esther & Gibbings (illus) | 1 Jan.

New York, Cloth. Condition: Good. No Jacket. Gibbings, Robert (illustrator). Engravings by the Author. Book of the Month Club news pasted fep.

Owner's info lined out. Library number on spine. Binding good. Pages clean. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller |. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Robert Gibbings books online.

Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Robert Gibbings (23 March - 19 January ) was an Irish artist and prolific author. He was most noted for his work as a wood engraver and sculptor, and for Pages: Gibbings published 71 titles at the press, with the size of a run normally between and copies.

The press enjoyed a brief period of strong success before once again succumbing to faltering markets and in it was taken over by Christopher Sandford, Owen Rutter, and Francis J.

Newbery. Find nearly any book by Robert Gibbings. Get the best deal by comparing prices from overbooksellers. The 50th anniversary of the death of Robert Gibbings, artist, book designer and writer, falls on January 19th. He is best known for his “river” books – including Sweet Thames Flow Softly.

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item 4 Lovely is the Lee, by Robert Gibbings, Vintage HC Book 3 - Lovely is the Lee, by Robert Gibbings, Vintage HC Book. Robert Gibbings was a author and artist who was best remembered for his sculptures and engravings.

in his literary career Gibbings wrote numerous natural history and travel works, many of which centred around the country of Ireland.

For Robert Gibbings, text and illustration were always of equal importance. Each page of his books is set out as an art work, to be enjoyed by the two senses of sight and feeling – the feeling engendered by his descriptive writing.

Here is the Foreword. Lovely Is The Lee by Robert Gibbings. Engravings by the Author. (, Hardcover). New York. Dutton & Company, Inc. Fabulous Preowned. Previous owner’s name plate is inside front cover.

A few pages have a slight rippling - see photos. There are a few light pencil underlinings. Otherwise, this book is pristine: no tears or creases. Shipped with USPS Media Rating: % positive. Robert Gibbings (illustrator).

Book Condition Fair, binding tight, but poor quality of paper resulting in slight yellowing and some creasing of pages 79 to A hand-written inscription H. Jones on Front Fly cover and a missing rear fly cover. Lovely is the Lee, Antique Book, Robert Gibbings, Irish Lore, Literary Fiction, Literary Classic, Literature, Antiquarian Book OldBookShelf 5 out of 5 stars (4) $ Favorite.Moira Gibbings, Martin J.

Andrews, The Life and Work of Robert Gibbings takes the as his first book. The Bodleian has a copy in Box 1 of items printed by the Baynard Press. The text gives an account of a day trip to the zoo by two children and their well-traveled 'Uncle Max', and was produced for London Underground as a piece of publicity.Gibbings, born in Cork in was the son of a clergyman.

He spent most of his working life in England but enjoyed travel and adventure. A founder member of the Society of Wood Engravers he began to gain commissions for book illustration.

While engaged on a handsome commission for the Golden Cockerel Press the owner.