Welcome to Peter Harrington Books

A Wonder Book. A Wonder Book.
A Wonder Book.
(RACKHAM, Arthur.) HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel.

A Wonder Book.

Availability: In stock

Published: London Hodder & Stoughton Ltd, [1922]

Stock Code: 113001

£750
OR On display in 43 Dover Street

Notes

First trade edition, first impression.

Confused? Read our glossary

Description

Quarto. Original red cloth, titles to spine in gilt, title to front board in blind, pictorial image to front board blocked in gilt, pictorial endpapers, top edge blue. With the dust jacket. Housed in a dark red folding box.

Illustrations

Tipped-in colour frontispiece and 15 colour plates tipped in on cream paper with captioned tissue guards, 8 further colour plates and black and white illustrations in the text, by Rackham.

Condition

Gift inscription plate to front blank, occasional spotting to pages, spine faded, a touch of rubbing to corners, ends of spine bumped, top edge faded, in the toned and lightly soiled dust jacket with shallow chips to ends of spine with tape at verso and to along the verso top edge, small chip to rear flap fold, faint cloth bleed mark to front flap. A very good copy.

Delivery

With the exception of framed items*, Peter Harrington offers free delivery on all UK orders of rare books, maps and prints placed through this website. Delivery to USA and the rest of the world is similarly free for orders over £200. View Full Details

DO YOU HAVE A BOOK TO SELL?
OR
CAN’T FIND THE BOOK YOU’RE LOOKING FOR?

Contact us with details of the book you are interested in or selling and we will contact you

Sell Old Books Help me find a book

Peter Harrington Limited. Registered office: WSM Services Limited, Connect House, 133-137 Alexandra Road, Wimbledon, LONDON SW19 7JY.
Registered in England and Wales No:3609982 Copyright © 2018, Peter Harrington. All rights reserved.

credit cards logo