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BEARDSLEY, Aubrey.

BEARDSLEY, Aubrey.

Rare books by Aubrey Beardsley, including first editions and signed first editions illustrated of Le Morte D’Arthur.

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  1. 126127
    First edition in English, first impression, one of 500 copies. Salome was originally published in French in the preceding year and was translated into English by Lord Alfred Bruce Douglas. Learn More
    £4,500

    Stock Code: 126127

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  2. 132139detail
    First editions, early issues, of all volumes except Volume III, which is a second edition, and Volume XI, which is bound without advertisements. Lasner notes that although it is nearly impossible to determine the exact issue of a given set of The Yellow Book, "no volume without the advertisements can be a true first edition"... Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 132139

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  3. 128525
    First edition, with the frontispiece designed by Aubrey Beardsley. Second issue as usual: there were a few copies sent for review with an 1895 title page and Beardsley's "Black Coffee" frontispiece, but following a complaint by the publisher John Lane about the use of this image, which had been prepared for the fifth volume... Learn More
    £175

    Stock Code: 128525

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  4. 126998
    First and limited edition, one of 500 copies. This work collects together various book illustrations by Beardsley, most notably including those from Le Morte Darthur (1893), Salome (1894), A Comedy of Sighs (1894), the Rape of the Lock (1896), the Yellow Book (1894-7), and the Savoy magazine (1896). A beautiful collection... Learn More
    £750

    Stock Code: 126998

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  5. 125843
    Second edition, following the quarto edition of the previous year, one of 1,000 unnumbered copies with a further 50 copies on japon. Beardsley's drawings are "considered to be lively and astute interpretations of Pope's satire, and are unsurpassed as examples of Beardsley's fine line work" (Best Works of Aubrey Beardsley,... Learn More
    £175

    Stock Code: 125843

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  6. 129515
    Limited edition, number 393 of 1,000 copies printed on art paper, with a further 100 copies printed on japon. In November 1897 Beardsley was commissioned to produce the artwork for a deluxe edition of Volpone, with 24 illustrations including a frontispiece, decorative initials and a front cover design envisaged. He died... Learn More
    £475

    Stock Code: 129515

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