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    Sale 5328

    Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

    19 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 9

    English Fairy Tales retold by Flora Annie Steel. London: Macmillan, 1918. 4°. Half title, 16 mounted coloured plates by Arthur Rackham, illustrated. Original decorated vellum gilt, slipcase. Provenance: Nevile Gwynne (bookplate on page facing limitation leaf). NUMBER 448 OF 500 COPIES SIGNED BY THE ARTIST. Hudson p.170; Latimore & Haskell p.48; Riall p.132.

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    English Fairy Tales retold by Flora Annie Steel. London: Macmillan, 1918. 4°. Half title, 16 mounted coloured plates by Arthur Rackham, illustrated. Original decorated vellum gilt, slipcase. Provenance: Nevile Gwynne (bookplate on page facing limitation leaf). NUMBER 448 OF 500 COPIES SIGNED BY THE ARTIST. Hudson p.170; Latimore & Haskell p.48; Riall p.132.


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