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Legend Of Sleepy Hollow

By Irving, Washington


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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow is a famous short story by Washington Irving that was published in 1820 in his collection, The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.

It tells the tale of Ichabod Crane, a poor school teacher who falls in love with a lovely girl in town and plans to court her despite his rival for her affection, Brom Bones.  After rumors of the Headless Horseman start, things get more complicated...

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LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW

IRVING, WASHINGTON

RACKHAM ARTHURILLUS LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW BY WASHINGTON IRVING. RACKHAM, ARTHUR. (RACKHAM,ARTHUR)illus. LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW by Washington Irving. Philadelphia: David McKay (1928). 4to (8 1/2 x 10 1/2", [103]p., full gilt vellum binding, A FINE COPY IN PUBLISHER'S BOX! (box flaps repaired) LIMITED TO ONLY 125 NUMBERED COPIES FOR THE U.S SIGNED BY RACKHAM! Illustrated with pictorial endpapers, 8 tipped-in color plates and numerous wonderful black and whites. This is an especially fine copy of one of Rackham's scarcest limited editions, not often found in the box.

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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Washington Irving

London:: George G. Harrap Co Ltd, 1928. Signed Limited Edition. vellum. near fine. Quarto. 103pp Bound in full vellum with gilt lettering and design to cover and spine. This edition is limited to 250 copies for England and one hundred twenty-five copies for the United States of which this is number 18 of the English issue. SIGNED by Arthur Rackham. Color pictorial endpapers. Eight full page color illustrations and numerous in black and white. Some light foxing. Vellum cover a bit bowed. A very nice copy of a beautifully illustrated book

  • Published: 1928.
  • Condition: near fine
  • Edition: Signed Limited Edition
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$3,000.00

Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Washington Irving

Used, Good. Satisfaction Guaranteed. Shipped quickly. Cover has some rubbing.

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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow.

Irving, Washington

4to. London: Harrap, 1928. 4to, 102 [103]pp. with 8 color plates, illustrations in the text, top edge gilt, fore edge untrimmed, dust-jacket a little worn and chipped. First trade edition. Uncommon in the jacket.

  • Published: 1928
Sold by: John Windle Antiquarian Bookseller
$500.00

The Legend Of Sleepy Hollow

Irving, Washington:

London: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., 1928. First Edition thus. Near fine in 3/4 red leather (goat) with red cloth covered boards with gilt borders on the leather edges on the boards, five raised bands on the spine with gilt text and tool work in the compartments and with a gift inscription on the front paste down. A small quarto measuring 9 1/2" by 7" with the top edge of the text block gilt. The front joint is showing wear; however, both hinges and the binding are tight and strong. Without a dust jacket. 103 pages of text with 30 black and white illustrations within the text by Arthur Rackham and with 8 color plates by Rackham. (Hudson, Arthur Rackham His Life and Work, p. 171; Langfeld/Blackburn, p. 84)

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$500.00

THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW

IRVING Washington

London, Harrap, 1928. In-8 gr., tela edit. verde con decoraz. e tit. oro al piatto, bei risg. figurati in tinta, pp. 102,(2), ornato da testate, grandi iniziali, finali, vignette in b.n. nel t. e con 8 bellissime tavole a colori f.t. (didascalia a fronte), tutte composizioni del grande artista inglese. "Prima edizione illustrata da Rackham" dell’opera più celebre dello scrittore statunitense (1783-1859). Cfr. Benezit,XI, p. 376: “Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) a connu un considérable succès. Son style est en accord avec celui de l’époque du symbolisme et de l’art nouveau. Son imagination est inépuisable et se manifeste jusque dans le souci du détail”. Esemplare ben conservato.

  • Published: 1928.
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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

IRVING, Washington [illustr. Arthur RACKHAM]

London: George G. Harrap and Co. Ltd., 1928., 1928. First Rackham Edition. Quarto. Bound in publisher's green cloth with gilt titles and decoration to front board, gilt titles to spine; pictorial endpapers, top edge gilt. 8 illustrations in colour and in text line drawing. With bookseller's ticket. Binding shows well, bumped at corners, bumped and frayed at spine ends. Internally clean with so signs of foxing, including plates which remain vivid. Bookseller's ticket to front pastedown, "H. M. Gilbert and Son, Old and New Booksellers, 24 Above Bar, Southhampton". One of American literature's most enduring and popular tales, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow tells the tragic story of the love triangle that developes between the ill-fated Ichabod Crane, Brom Bones and Katrina Van Tassel. Lavishly decorated by Rackham in his, by turns, humorous and blood-curdling illustrations. Book Collector No.271, 'The Great Illustrators'.

  • Published: 1928
Sold by: Adrian Harrington Rare Books
$450.44

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Irving, Washington; illustrated by Arthur Rackham

London:: George C. Harrap,, 1928.. Second Printing thus, 1928. Hardcover. Small quarto, about 10 inches tall, in the publisher's full brown calf elaborately decorated in gilt. 102 [103] pages with 8 color illustrations on coated stock, color illustrated endpapers, other illustrations in the text, top edge gilt, fore edge untrimmed. While not as fabulously illustrated as another of Rackham's Washington Irving stories (Rip Van Winkle), this is delightful. The illustration of Major Andre's Tree is stunning. Latimore & Haskell, p. 63-64. A few spots of foxing on the prelims only, very minor toning to the text. The covers are generally rubbed with light soiling and edgewear. Otherwise, the cover illustration and spine titles in gilt are bright and the binding is sound.

  • Published: 1928.
  • Edition: Second Printing thus, 1928
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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

IRVING, Washington

London: Harrap, 1928. First. hardcover. near fine. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. 8 mounted color plates, lettered tissue guards, 30 black and white drawings. 102pp. 4to, green cloth, pictorially stamped in gilt, gilt top. London: Harrap, (1928). First trade edition. Near Fine.

  • Published: 1928
  • Condition: near fine
  • Edition: First
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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Irving, Washington

Used, Good. Satisfaction Guaranteed. Shipped quickly.

  • Condition: Used, Good
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THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW

Irving, Washington

Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., 1928. 1st edition.. Hardback. Good. Illustrated by Rackham, Arthur. Almost very good condition with no wrapper. Dark green cloth. Gilt titles and vignette to front cover. Pictorial endpapers. 8 superb colour plates, and b/w text illustrations, full of goblins and wonderful Rackhamesque trees! 103 pages. Spine and corners bumped, some scuffing to board edges. First gathering is a little loose. Some scattered foxing. [S]

  • Published: 1928
  • Condition: Good
  • Edition: 1st edition.
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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow. 1958. Cloth

Irving, Washington

n.p.: West Virginia Pulp and Paper. 1958. (First edition thus). Tall octavo. Gilt lettered tan paper covered boards with gilt decorated leather spine. Edges are faintly tanned with a trace of soiling else a fine copy of this excellent edition of author Washington Irving's classic. The first title issued in the West Virginia Pulp and Paper "American Classic" series. Limited edition. Scarce in any condition, especially in this beautiful condition.

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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Irving, Washington

Philadelphia: David McKay Company Cream boards with gilt lettering. [4]+5-103p,ticp,pep,teg,deckled,illus.Printed by H. & J. Pillans & Wilson, Edinburg. Illustrations by Arthur Rackham.Contains all eight color plates. I believe this to be the English First that was limited to 125 copies for the American market. I also believe the Rackham autograph or limitation page had been pulled and appears as such. The vellum boards do not match any thing published by McKay. No publication date.Date should be 1928. Gilt titles on spine and front board.Some nicks on vellum front board and some foxing on pages 84 and 85. Laid in is a brochure announcing Arthur Rackham Exhibition The Leicester Galleries 1912 Exhibiton of original Water-Colour Drawings.. First American Edition. Vellum. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Arthur Rackham. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

  • Condition: Very Good
  • Edition: First American Edition
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THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW

Irving, Washington

West Virginia Pulp & Paper (Westvaco). Fine with no dust jacket. 1958. Limited Edition. Hardcover. First title issued in the American Classic Series (1958-2007.) 1/4 dark brown leather/yellow paper boards. Gilt titles on cover and spine, topstain. Decorated endpapers. Lacks slipcase. Only very mild edgewear to spine ends and corners. Binding tight, inner pages clean and unmarked. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 64 pages .

  • Published: 1958
  • Condition: Fine with no dust jacket
  • Edition: Limited Edition
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$300.00

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Irving, Washington

Filiquarian Publishing, LLC.. PAPERBACK. B00432GH3A . New.

  • Condition: New
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$300.00

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Irving, Washington; illustrated by Arthur Rackham

Philadelphia:: David McKay,, No date [1928].. First Edition thus. Hardcover. Small quarto, almost 10 inches (25 cm) tall, in brown cloth with color cover pastedown of the "Headless Horseman". 102 pages illustrated with 8 color plates and many black and white drawings. Riall, p. 63-64. This is the first U.S. edition with the Rackham illustrations. Clean and sound inside with minimal even toning to the text. The covers are clean; the cover pastedown without wear. The tips are lightly worn. The jacket is beat up although any jacket is uncommon. The top 1.25 to 1.5 inches of the jacket covers is missing but for the right half of the front panel which is just chipped and torn. The foot of the spine is torn; edges generally worn; rear panel generally soiled.

  • Published: No date [1928].
  • Edition: First Edition thus
Sold by: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB
$227.30

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Washington Irving

Rebound by Sagebrush, 1997-01-01. Library Binding. New. Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy. Ships Fast. Expedite Shipping Available.

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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Irving, Washington (illustrated by Arthur Rackham)

George G. Harrap, Lndn/September 1928 (reprint). Hardback. VG-, without dust jacket (interior clean and tight; rear cover water stained). Colour plates and Black and White illustrations by Arthur Rackham.

  • Condition: VG-, without dust jacket (interior clean and tight; rear cover water stained)
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LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW

Irving, Washington

Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1902. C. 1902. Pale green cloth with color pictorial label front. 92 pages, on heavy coated stock. Illustrated endpapers. 14 full-page illustrations, many smaller illustrations throughout. One plate disbound, all present. Cracked after front free endpaper. Three bars of music on following page, with "Fairbanks/Xmas, 1909, G. Kelly" in ink. John J. Kelly's calling card laid in. Small sticker on rear endpaper, from a bookshop in Fairbanks. Light to moderate wear/scuff, very light soil. Tight. . Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Arthur I. Keller.

  • Published: 1902
  • Condition: Good
Sold by: Warren Berry
$112.50

Legend Of Sleepy Hollow, The

Washington Irving

Boyds Mills Press, 1992-06-01. 1st. Library Binding. New. Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy. Ships Fast. Expedite Shipping Available.

  • Published: 1992-06-01
  • Condition: New
  • Edition: 1st
  • ISBN: 9781563970276
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$109.57