• The William E. Self Library, I auction at Christies

    Sale 2153

    The William E. Self Library, Important English and American Literature

    4 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 9

    BARRIE, J.M. Peter Pan in Kensignton Gardens. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1906.

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    BARRIE, J.M. Peter Pan in Kensignton Gardens. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1906.

    4o (242 x 182 mm). Mounted color plates by Arthur Rackham. Modern red morocco, gilt figure of a putti riding a goat on front cover, edges gilt, by Bayntun Riviere; cloth slipcase.

    [With:]

    KINGSLEY, Charles. The Water-Babies. London & Cambridge: Macmillan and Co., 1863.

    8o. Modern morocco, front cover with onlaid morocco design of Tom next to a pond with lily pads and a fish, spine gilt, edges gilt, original cloth bound in, by Bayntun Riviere. Provenance: gift inscription dated 1868 on half-title. (2)


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