Arthur Rackham 1912 Peter Pan 50 tipped in color plates lovely bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens by J. M. Barrie.
A New Edition Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. c. 1912, London, Hodder & Stoughton. [First expanded edition of the 1906 First].
With 50 splendid tipped-in color plates, all with lettered tissue guards, twelve b&w text drawings. Green cloth ornately gilt lettered and pictorially decorated. Spine lightly uniformly age toned, couple small old dark spots, couple light discolorations to rear cover, some minor speckling to cloth covers, internally clean, tight & sound.
Book measures: 11 1/4" H X 9" W.
Latimore and Haskell, Bibliography Arthur Rackham, p. 40.
Hudson, Arthur Rackham- His Life and Work, pp. 61-76, 168.
Gettings, Arthur Rackham, pp.110-112 & Appendix A, p. 178.
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