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April Online Timed Auction

April 15, 2016

Lot #21
DepartmentBooks
Sold For$275.00(hammer price)
 $330.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedMay 25, 2016

Description

(ILLUSTRATION: ARTHUR RACKHAM)
Four titles illustrated by Arthur Rackham. 1) Goldsmith, Oliver, The Vicar of Wakefield. George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., 1929. Q. Polychrome-dyed and gilt-stamped morocco. Teg. Cover dampstained, particularly along bottom. Toning. 2) Irving, Washington, Rip Van Winkle. London: William Heinemann, 1905. Q. Gilt-stamped green cloth. Binding lightly worn. Text pages with scattered foxing, primarily to outer pages. 3) Goldsmith, Oliver, The Vicar of Wakefield. London: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., 1929. Q. Gilt-stamped blue cloth. Teg. Moderate wear throughout. Hinge cracked. Title page heavily foxed. Toning throughout. 4) Ingoldsby, Thomas, Esq., The Ingoldsby Legends, Mirth & Marvels. London: J.M. Dent & Co., 1907. Q. Gilt-stamped green cloth. Teg. Binding moderately worn and with bleached specks. Foxing throughout, but concentrated to outer pages and edges. Grime on edges.

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