Lot 123 of 429:
King of Elfland's Daughter, 1 of 250 copies signed  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$780
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
The King of Elfland's Daughter
Author:
Dunsany, Edward Plunkett, Lord
Place:
London & New York
Publisher:
G.P. Putnam's Sons
Date:
[1924]
Description:

[16], 301 pp. Frontispiece in photogravure from the painting by S.M. Sime. 25.3x18.4 cm (10x7¼"), half vellum & cloth, morocco lettering piece, marbled endpapers, integral ribbon placemark, top edge gilt; pictorial dust jacket; custom half morocco & cloth slipcase with chemise. No. 64 of 250 copies. First Edition.

Signed by author Lord Dunsany on the preface page; signed by illustrator S.M. Sime beneath the frontispiece. 

Lot Amendments
Condition:
A bit of soiling and darkening to slipcase; jacket and volume in fine condition, contents largely unopened.
 
Item number:
305360
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