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    Sale 5316

    Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

    18 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 33

    BARHAM, Richard Harris (1788-1845) [i.e. Thomas INGOLDSBY]. The Ingoldsby Legends. Mirth & Marvels. London: J.M. Dent & Co.; New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1907. 4° (240 x 183mm). Half title, title printed in red and black within wide border, 24 coloured plates, mounted on green paper, 12 tinted plates and 66 drawings in black and white, a few full-page, by Arthur Rackham. Contemporary green calf by Bayntun (Riviere), Bath, double gilt fillets on sides with floral cornerpieces, spine lettered and decorated in gilt, contrasting morocco lettering-pieces, gilt edges (front cover and spine sunfaded, a few small parts of rear cover lightly sunfaded, new endpapers). FIRST TRADE EDITION. Latimore & Haskell pp. 30/31.

    Price Realised  

    BARHAM, Richard Harris (1788-1845) [i.e. Thomas INGOLDSBY]. The Ingoldsby Legends. Mirth & Marvels. London: J.M. Dent & Co.; New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1907. 4° (240 x 183mm). Half title, title printed in red and black within wide border, 24 coloured plates, mounted on green paper, 12 tinted plates and 66 drawings in black and white, a few full-page, by Arthur Rackham. Contemporary green calf by Bayntun (Riviere), Bath, double gilt fillets on sides with floral cornerpieces, spine lettered and decorated in gilt, contrasting morocco lettering-pieces, gilt edges (front cover and spine sunfaded, a few small parts of rear cover lightly sunfaded, new endpapers). FIRST TRADE EDITION. Latimore & Haskell pp. 30/31.


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