Lot 24 of 377:
Walter Crane's Procession of the Months scarce  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$192
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
The Procession of the Months
Author:
Crane, Walter and Beatrice
Place:
Wisbeach, England
Publisher:
R.H. Bath
Date:
[c.1901]
Description:

Unpaginated, printed on rectos only. Poems presented in Crane's calligraphy, each with an allegorical image; interleaved with monthly calendars, also designed by Crane.(4to), decorative wrappers sewn with thick cord. 

Front wrapper with the ownership signature of Mary Crane, wife of the illustrator and mother of the author, dated 1902. Association copy of this scarce title illustrated and designed by Walter Crane, with verse by his daughter. Only 3 listings at OCLC.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
General wear and some staining to wrappers, loss to spine ends; foxing to early leaves, a bit of scattered foxing throughout; about very good.
 
Item number:
303607
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