London, South Kensington
6 June 2006
SWIFT, Jonathan (1667-1745). Gulliver's Travels. London: J. M. Dent, 1909. 4°. Half title, title printed in green and brown, mounted coloured frontispiece and 12 plates by Arthur Rackham, illustrations including 2 full-page. Original white cloth gilt, top edges gilt, others uncut, red silk ties (cloth very lightly dust-soiled, some staining to endpapers). NUMBER 565 OF 750 "LARGE PAPER" COPIES SIGNED BY THE ARTIST. Latimore & Haskell p.33: "There is an extra coloured plate in this edition not included in the trade edition"; Riall p.91.
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