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    Sale 5328

    Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

    19 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 30

    [BARHAM, Richard Harris (1788-1845)]. The Ingoldsby Legends or Mirth & Marvels. London: J. M. Dent, 1907. 4°. Half title, title printed in red and brown, 24 mounted coloured plates by Arthur Rackham, illustrations including 12 full-page and tinted (corner creases to three plates). Original pictorial vellum gilt, top edges gilt, others uncut, yellow silk ties (lower tie detached). Provenance: Hugh Charles Knowles (ex-libris sticker). NUMBER 6 OF 560 COPIES SIGNED BY THE ARTIST. Hudson p.168; Latimore & Haskell p.30: "... a reprint of the 1898 edition, with added illustrations and larger pages"; Riall p.83.

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    [BARHAM, Richard Harris (1788-1845)]. The Ingoldsby Legends or Mirth & Marvels. London: J. M. Dent, 1907. 4°. Half title, title printed in red and brown, 24 mounted coloured plates by Arthur Rackham, illustrations including 12 full-page and tinted (corner creases to three plates). Original pictorial vellum gilt, top edges gilt, others uncut, yellow silk ties (lower tie detached). Provenance: Hugh Charles Knowles (ex-libris sticker). NUMBER 6 OF 560 COPIES SIGNED BY THE ARTIST. Hudson p.168; Latimore & Haskell p.30: "... a reprint of the 1898 edition, with added illustrations and larger pages"; Riall p.83.


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