Lot 173 of 443:
Rip Van Winkle with Rackham Illustrations  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$216
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Rip Van Winkle

Author:
Irving, Washington

Place:
London

Publisher:
William Heinemann

Date:
1905

Description:

vii, 57 pp. 51 illustrations by Arthur Rackham, on glossy paper with printed tissue guards. 25x18.4 cm (10x7¼"), original gilt stamped green cloth, top edge gilt. First American Rackham Trade Edition, later issue.

Later issue with full page illustrations versus mounted plates in the first issue. Latimore p. 26 (for first issue).


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Light rubbing to spine ends and corners; endpapers somewhat toned, binding cracked internally; very good.


 
Item number:
301430
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