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MOTHER GOOSE, The Old Nursery Rhymes Illustrated by Arthur Rackham by Rackham, Arthur (illustr.) - 1913

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MOTHER GOOSE, The Old Nursery Rhymes Illustrated by Arthur Rackham

by Rackham, Arthur (illustr.)

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The Century Co., 1913. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good. Very good or better -- binding tight, title clear, spotting to the pages with the color plates as usual, very neat (and small) period Christmas inscription, otherwise clean. The paper pastedown illustration on the top board is complete. 262 pp., 13 tipped-in colored illustrations and 67 black and white lithographed illustrations throughout text. Black cloth binding with color illustration affixed to front and title stamped in gold on the spine. The American edition also includes a title page of a sampler in color that is not in the English editions.

  • Bookseller Blue Sky Rare Books US (US)
  • Format/Binding Hardcover
  • Book Condition Used - Very good
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  • Edition First Edition
  • Binding Hardcover
  • Publisher The Century Co.
  • Date Published 1913

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Mother Goose. The Old Nursery Rhymes. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham
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London: William Heinemann, (1913).. Limited edition, no. 916 of 1,100 copies signed by Rackham, from a total edition of 1,130. 4to. (xii), 159, (1) pp. ed. Later binding in green half morocco over matching cloth sides, spine with raised bands, gilt lettered direct to two panels (and dated at the foot), a gilt device to the other compartments, top edge gilt. 14 tipped in plates with captioned tissues, 13 in colour, plus numerous black and white illustrations throughout. Sunning to the spine and a small strip to the leather at the head of the upper board, browning to the half title, otherwise very good. Latimore and Haskell, pp.40-41. Riall, p.115.
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Mother Goose. The Old Nursery Rhymes. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
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Mother Goose. The Old Nursery Rhymes. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.

by Arthur Rackham

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Signed limited edition, number 868 of 1,130 copies signed by the artist. Quarto. Finely bound by the Banytun Rivera in full Morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt,, pictorial on lay to front board of Mother Goose, turn-ins gilt, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. With 13 colored plates, captioned tissue guards and numerous black and white illustrations throughout. in matching slipcase.
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