London, South Kensington
6 June 2006
HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel. A Wonder Book. London: Hodder & Stoughton, . 4°. Half title, mounted coloured frontispiece and 23 coloured plates by Arthur Rackham, 15 mounted, illustrations. Original cream pictorial cloth gilt, top edges gilt, others uncut (corners lightly bumped). Provenance: Joan E. Moxey, Xmas 1927 (signature on front free endpaper). NUMBER 517 OF 600 COPIES SIGNED BY THE ARTIST. Latimore & Haskell p.55; Riall p.146.
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