Lot 176 of 443:
Mother Goose with Arthur Rackham illustrations  

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

Title:
Mother Goose: The Old Nursery Rhymes

Author:

Place:
New York

Publisher:
The Century Co.

Date:
1913

Description:

Illustrated with 13 colored plates plus text illustrations by Arthur Rackham. 9¼x7", original black cloth with illustrated cover label, plain endpapers. First American Edition.

The title-page illustration of a sampler present in this edition is not in the English editions. Latimore & Haskell p. 41.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Rebacked, original spine cloth laid down; endpapers renewed, some toning and foxing, some tape repairs; overall about very good.


 
Item number:
305729
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