Lot 169 of 443:
Rackham's Pied Piper in jacket  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$156
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
The Pied Piper of Hamelin

Author:
Browning, Robert

Place:
London

Publisher:
George G. Harrap & Co.

Date:
[1934]

Description:

Illustrated by Arthur Rackham, including 4 color plates. 21.6x14 cm (8½x5½"), red cloth, large pictorial cover label, pictorial endpapers, dust jacket. First Rackham Trade Edition.

Scarce in dust jacket. The present jacket is from Lippincott's Rackham First American Trade Edition. Latimore & Haskell do not mention a British cloth-bound edition, only the 1934 Harrap edition bound in pictorial wrappers. Latimore and Haskell, p. 71. 


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Miniscule chips at ends of slightly darkened jacket spine, a few minuscule chips to edges and a few stains; small bump at foot of front board; very good in very good or better jacket.


 
Item number:
301410
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