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    Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

    19 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 19

    PHILPOTTS, Eden (1862-1960). A Dish of Apples. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1921. 4°. Half title, 3 coloured plates by Arthur Rackham, illustrations, some full-page. Original pictorial cloth gilt, top edges gilt, others uncut (spine a little discoloured), later slipcase. NUMBER 16 OF 500 COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR AND ARTIST. Hudson p.170; Latimore & Haskell p.54; Riall p.144.

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    PHILPOTTS, Eden (1862-1960). A Dish of Apples. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1921. 4°. Half title, 3 coloured plates by Arthur Rackham, illustrations, some full-page. Original pictorial cloth gilt, top edges gilt, others uncut (spine a little discoloured), later slipcase. NUMBER 16 OF 500 COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR AND ARTIST. Hudson p.170; Latimore & Haskell p.54; Riall p.144.

    With 8 other books including The Land of Enchantment (London, 1907, later half calf), Washington Irving's Rip Van Winkle (London, 1909, later tree calf), Julia Ellsworth Ford's Imagina (New York, 1914, original cloth), Margery Williams Bianco's Poor Cecco (London, 1925, original cloth) and Derek Hudson's Arthur Rackham. His Life and Work (London, 1960), all trade editions illustrated by Arthur Rackham. (9)


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