Practical Drawing: A Book for the Student and General Reader by E. G. Lutz (1925) hardcover book

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E. G. Lutz with explanatory illustrations by the author - Practical Drawing: A Book for the Student and General Reader

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1925 (first published in 1915). Hardcover. 8vo. No dust jacket. Brown boards with brown lettering on the front board and gold lettering at the spine. Previous owner inscription (in pink) to the front endpaper. Previous bookstore annotation (in pencil) to the upper edge of the front endpaper. 250pp. Staining to the lower edge of page 250. Smudging, toning, scratching, and discoloration to the pastedowns, endpapers, pages of the text, text-block edge, and outer boards. Fair condition. Minor separation of the text-block from the spine. Creasing, toning, scratching, smudging, and discoloration to the outer/inner boards, endpapers, pages of the text, and the text-block edge.

Allegedly, a young Walt Disney checked out a book on animation by E. G. Lutz and used it to learn to draw.

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