Peter Pan In Kensington Gardens..

BARRIE, J. M. RACKHAM, ARTHUR, ILLUSTRATED BY..

Bound in original green cloth, gilt, with pictorial gilt blocks on boards and spine, which is sunned. A little wear to extremities, including head and tail of spine and occasional foxing, largely confined to margins; otherwise a very good copy. Loosely inserted: 1913 letter from J. M. Barrie, 2 leaves on single folded sheet.

£1,250.00

Details

WITH LETTER FROM AUTHOR

Publisher

Hodder and Stoughton Limited.,

Place

London

Date

[1912].

Synopsis

From the little white bird by j. m. barrie. a new edition illustrated by arthur rackham.

Item Description

4to. 8.75 x 11 inches. [vi] + 125 + [1] pp.

Illustrations

Illustrated by 50 tipped in colour plates with protective paper overlays having descriptive letterpress captions, including frontispiec; by map and 7 full page line drawings and by vignettes in text.

Notes

The first edition illustrated by Arthur Rackham was published in 1906. This 1912 edition has a handsome green gilt trade binding, a new coloured frontispiece dated that year and additional full page drawings. Very good copy of the last pre-war edition, with a letter from the author.

[Stock No. 24652]

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