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(WHISTLER, Rex, illus.) ANDERSEN, Hans Christian.

Fairy Tales and Legends....

Illustrated by Rex Whistler.

Availability: In stock

Published: London Cobden-Sanderson Ltd, 1935

Stock Code: 130126

£950
signed
OR On display in 100 Fulham Road

Notes

First Whistler edition, and one of his finest books, this copy signed by the artist on the half-title and presented in a sparkling example of the lavish cloth binding.

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Description

Octavo. Original white cloth elaborately blocked in gilt from a design by Whistler, green similarly patterned endpapers, gilt edges. Housed in a custom brown cloth plush-lined box.

Illustrations

Decorated vignette title, 10 full-page illustrations, head and tail-pieces by Rex Whistler.

Condition

An exceptional copy.

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