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    Sale 5316

    Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

    18 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 35

    Arthur Rackham's Book of Pictures. London: William Heinemann, 1913. 4° (261 x 203mm). Half title, 44 coloured plates mounted on tan paper by Rackham. Original publisher's cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt on front cover and spine (quite rubbed). Provenance: Joan Ashton (signature on pastedown).

    Price Realised  

    Arthur Rackham's Book of Pictures. London: William Heinemann, 1913. 4° (261 x 203mm). Half title, 44 coloured plates mounted on tan paper by Rackham. Original publisher's cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt on front cover and spine (quite rubbed). Provenance: Joan Ashton (signature on pastedown).

    With M. Maeterlinck's Hours of Gladness (London & New York, 1912, illustrated by E. J. Detmold) and Ben Jonson's Volpone: or the Foxe (London, 1898, illustrated by Aubrey Beardsley).
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