Proofs of wood engravings for John Forster's "The life and adventures of Oliver Goldsmith"
Leaves: 221 x 163 mm; prints: approx. 137 x 92 mm, or smaller
Bequest of Gordon N. Ray, 1987.
From the library of Gordon N. Ray.
Individual proofs on india paper mounted into an album consisting of an unbound sewn gathering of 30 leaves.
Series of wood engraved illustrations after designs by C. Stanfield and others for John Forster's The life and adventures of Oliver Goldsmith. London : Bradbury & Evans, 1848.
Ray, Gordon Norton, 1915-1986, former owner.