London, South Kensington
6 June 2006
BARRIE, James Matthew. Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1906. 4°. Half title, mounted coloured frontispiece and 49 plates by Arthur Rackham, illustrations (frontispiece detached with some creasing to mount, title and first few text leaves lightly spotted). Original russet pictorial cloth gilt (spine partially detached, extremities lighly rubbed). FIRST TRADE EDITION. Latimore & Haskell p.27; Riall p.74.
With 4 other books illustrated by Arthur Rackham, Undine (London, 1909), The Ingoldsby Legends (London, 1909, reprint), Peter Pan (London, 1910, rebacked, seventh edition) and The Rhinegold & The Valkyrie (London, 1910), all trade editions. (5)
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