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    Sale 5328

    Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

    19 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 4

    BIANCO, Margery Williams (1881-1944). Poor Cecco. New York: George H. Doran, 1925. 4°. Half title, 7 mounted coloured plates by Arthur Rackham, illustrations (short clean marginal tear to contents leaf). Original vellum-backed blue paper boards, spine label (spine rather darkened, tear at foot of upper joints), ?later plain white dust-jacket. NUMBER 10 OF 105 "LARGE PAPER" COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Hudson p.171; Latimore & Haskell p.59: "There is no limited English edition"; Riall p.155.

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    BIANCO, Margery Williams (1881-1944). Poor Cecco. New York: George H. Doran, 1925. 4°. Half title, 7 mounted coloured plates by Arthur Rackham, illustrations (short clean marginal tear to contents leaf). Original vellum-backed blue paper boards, spine label (spine rather darkened, tear at foot of upper joints), ?later plain white dust-jacket. NUMBER 10 OF 105 "LARGE PAPER" COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Hudson p.171; Latimore & Haskell p.59: "There is no limited English edition"; Riall p.155.


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