Jack Yeats

By: Arnold, Bruce

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Book Condition: As New in Near Fine dust jacket


Stated 1998 on the Title page but has the letter 'B' (at the foot of the publishing detail - which may indicate a 2nd impression 1998? ) Either way it's exactly the same book/contents. HEAVY. Clean black boards with bright gilt titling to spine, In the original publisher's pictorial dustjacket. The dustjacket is not price clipped. NO INSCRIPTIONS or Marks/Markings. (x) + 418pp, numerous colour and black/white illustrations -17 colour paintings on plates, 238 b/w photographs and illustrations. "The Biography and study of the work of the major Irish twentieth-century artist - Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957, the son of the portrait painter John Butler Yeats and the younger brother of the poet William Butler Yeats. ) - and is also an analysis of his prodigious output, including his paintings, watercolours, drawings, illustrations, comic cartoons, novels and plays, etc. This book also explores Yeats' friendships with John Masefield, John Millington Synge, Samuel Beckett, and others; his self-identification with his chosen country; and his struggle against indifference and mockery...etc." . An Excellent 'As New' copy, a few minor TINY points of Shelfwear/Storage o/w NEAR MINT, CLEAN TIGHT AND BRIGHT. Unread/Unused. ; 106322; 4to

Title: Jack Yeats

Author Name: Arnold, Bruce

Categories: Illustrated, Biography. Essays. Letters. Diaries, Architecture. Art. Crafts, Ireland. Scotland. Celtic,

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Publisher: New Haven and London, Yale University Press: 1998

ISBN Number: 0300075499

ISBN Number 13: 9780300075496

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: As New in Near Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 110265

Keywords: Noamazon IRELAND; Irish History; Jack Yeats; Irish Artist; Dublin; Younger Brother Of W.B. Yeats; Son Of John Butler Yeats; Illustrator; Painter; Artist; William Butler Yeats; Irish Theatre; Irish Plays; Irish Poetry; Theatre War Painter.