SPIELMANN, M[arion]. H[arry]. ~ John Ruskin A Sketch of His Life, His Work, and His Opinions with Personal Reminiscences; Together with a Paper by John Ruskin entitled “The Black Arts”. London: Cassell and Company, 1900.
8vo (209 x 142 mm.), pp. 208, plus 16 (ads). Frontispiece and 23 black and white plates. Red cloth, gilt. Mild sunning to spine. Endpapers lightly foxed, ownership signature and date to front free endpaper, newspaper clipping pasted in to paste-down endpaper. A very good and clean copy.
First edition, including a Reprint of the paper by Ruskin entitled "The Black Arts" which was first published in The Magazine of Art.