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    Sale 5308

    Fine Printed Books Including Children's & Illustrated Books

    19 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 22

    GOETHE, Johann Wolfgang von (1749-1832). Die Lieden des Jungen Werthers. Maastricht: Halcyon Press, 1931. 8°. Half title, 10 engraved plates by John Buckland Wright, each signed by the artist in pencil. Original blue morocco gilt by L. Malcorps, top edges gilt, others uncut (a few nicks to extremities). LIMITED TO 140 COPIES, THIS NUMBER 12 OF 125.

    Price Realised  

    GOETHE, Johann Wolfgang von (1749-1832). Die Lieden des Jungen Werthers. Maastricht: Halcyon Press, 1931. 8°. Half title, 10 engraved plates by John Buckland Wright, each signed by the artist in pencil. Original blue morocco gilt by L. Malcorps, top edges gilt, others uncut (a few nicks to extremities). LIMITED TO 140 COPIES, THIS NUMBER 12 OF 125.


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