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Burrow (Edward J.)
The Giggleswick Portfolio. Five Etchings by Edward J. Burrow. , Cheltenham, W.H. Benyon & Co. Oblong folio, titlepage and five etched plates of the School signed in pencil, complete as list. Publisher's blue cloth printed boards, rubbed and stained, decaying parchment spine; plates with some marginal foxing, generally good, clean impressions.
Presentation inscription for (schoolboy?) 'E.C. Burnup Christmas 1905' to f.f.e.p. With older etching of the Free Grammar School, Giggleswick loosely inserted. Burrow (1869-1935) was known for his etchings of Public Schools. In 1900 he founded a publishing business in Cheltenham.