Lot 195 of 302:
Signed by Arthur Rackham 1/375  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$1,440
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Title:
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Author:
Irving, Washington

Place:
London

Publisher:
George G. Harrap

Date:
[1928]

Description:

Illustrated by Arthur Rackham, including 8 mounted color plates. (Small 4to) 25.7x20 cm (10¼x8"), original vellum gilt-lettered, color pictorial endpapers, top edge gilt, other edges uncut, publisher's green paper-covered box with printed paper label. First Rackham Edition. Limited Edition, no. 54 of 250 copies of the English issue, from a total edition of 375, signed by the artist.

Latimore & Haskell, p.63.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Box chipped and cracked; very slight bowing to board edges, some spotting to vellum; lacking printed tissue guards, some rippling to endpapers at fore-edges of pastedowns, near fine.


 
Item number:
301695
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