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    Sale 5328

    Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

    19 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 46

    GOBLE, Warwick (1862-1943, illustrator) -- Giambattista BASILE (c. 1575-1632). Stories from the Pentamerone ... selected and edited by E.F. Strange. London: Macmillan, 1911. 4° (282 x 229mm). Half title, coloured frontispiece mounted on thick brown paper and 31 plates by Warwick Goble (margin of last leaf of text lightly spotted). Original vellum gilt, top edges gilt, others uncut (covers lightly soiled and spotted, lacking ties). ONE OF 150 "EDITION DE LUXE" COPIES.

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    GOBLE, Warwick (1862-1943, illustrator) -- Giambattista BASILE (c. 1575-1632). Stories from the Pentamerone ... selected and edited by E.F. Strange. London: Macmillan, 1911. 4° (282 x 229mm). Half title, coloured frontispiece mounted on thick brown paper and 31 plates by Warwick Goble (margin of last leaf of text lightly spotted). Original vellum gilt, top edges gilt, others uncut (covers lightly soiled and spotted, lacking ties). ONE OF 150 "EDITION DE LUXE" COPIES.


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