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Title: Arthur Rakham Es war einmal... [FIRST german language edition; ERSTE deutsche Auflage].
Description: Zürich, Rascher & Co., 1920. 8°. Original clothbacked blue coloured striped and decorative boards, title-label on front cover, monochrome title on spine. 142pp. Coloured frontispiece tipped-in, 10 fine coloured plates tipped-in on stiff leaves, after drawings by Arthur Rackham, decorative monochrome endpieces, decorative monochrome initials, provenance on verso of ti.-p., table of contents. Limited and numbered edition of 1000 copies only, this copy bears nr. 189. FIRST german language edition of this collection of 7 fairytales illustrated by Arthur Rackham. Very good copy, WITHOUT the usual foxing. Rare. (top of spine a bit knocked, cover edges a bit shaved).

Keywords: illustrating arthur rackham pictures fairytales folklore culture heritage literature limitededition

Price: EUR 325.00 = appr. US$ 353.23 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 54267