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22 November 2002
STRATTON, Helen (illustrator) -- Hans Christian ANDERSEN. The Fairy Tales, London: George Newnes, 1899. 4° (266 x 215mm.). Half title, illustrations by Lemercier after Helen Stratton. (Some mainly marginal spotting). Original pictorial cloth gilt, g.e. (Lightly soiled). Provenance: Kathleen F. Fuller July 1910 (signature on half title).
William HEATH ROBINSON (illustrator) -- Rudyard KIPLING. A Song of the English, London: Hodder & Stoughton, . 4° (279 x 222mm.). 30 mounted coloured plates by William Heath Robinson, illustrations. Original blue pictorial cloth. (Some scuffing to extremities). Provenance: James William Lindus Forge (ex-libris sticker on front pastedown). FIRST SEPARATE ENGLISH TRADE EDITION. Livingston 321; Stewart 151.
With 9 other illustrated books including W. Outram Tristram's Coaching Days and Coaching Ways (London, 1888), Laurence Housman's Arthur Boyd Houghton (London, 1896), E. J. Detmold's The Book of Baby Birds (London, ) and William Heath Robinson's Bill the Minder (London, 1912, trade edition). (12)
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