Lot 88 of 222:
Gulliver's Travels finely bound w/Rackham illustrations  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$960
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
Gulliver's Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World

Author:
Swift, Jonathan

Place:
London

Publisher:
J.M. Dent & Co.

Date:
1909

Description:

Color frontispiece, plus 11 color plates and vignettes in the text by Rackham. (4to) full dark blue morocco by Zaehnsdorf dated 1909, gilt image of Gulliver on the upper board after Rackham, spine with raised bands, lettered in gilt; all edges gilt. Original cloth spine and front cover bound in following the text. First Trade Edition.

Beautifully bound copy of Swift's classic work, wonderfully illustrated by Rackham. This is the second edition with illustrations by Rackham, the first in 1900 had only a single color plate


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Light sunning to spine with a few small chips to leather; else fine.


 
Item number:
289953
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