London, South Kensington
22 November 2002
GENERAL PRINTED BOOKS
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ANDERSEN, Hans Christian (1805-75). Fairy Tales, London: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington, . 4° (241 x 184mm.). Chromolithographed frontispiece, title and 8 plates by Eleanor Vere Boyle. (Some light and mainly marginal browning and spotting). Original cloth-backed pictorial boards. (Extremities rubbed).
WAIN, Louis. Somebody's Pussies, London: Raphael Tuck, [n.d.]. 4° (247 x 190mm.). 14 full-page coloured illustrations by Louis Wain. Original cloth-backed coloured pictorial boards. (Corners rubbed).
With 15 other illustrated books including Anthony Trollope's Orley Farm (London, 1862, 2 vols., publisher's cloth), E. J. Detmold's The Book of Baby Pets (London, ), E. V. Lucas's The Visit to London (London, [n.d.]) and Beverley Nichols' A Book of Ballads (London, 1934). (17)
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