The Night Before Christmas.
Signed limited edition of this Christmas classic, number 2 of 550 copies signed by the illustrator.
Octavo. Original limp vellum, titles to front cover gilt, pictorial endpapers, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Housed in the publisher’s slipcase. Colour frontispiece, 3 similar plates, and black and white line drawings in the text by Rackham. Light spotting throughout, slight cockling to leaves. An excellent copy in a tanned and worn slipcase with tape repairs along extremities.
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