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RACKHAM, Arthur.

Once Upon a Time:

The Fairy-Tale World of Arthur Rackham. With an Introduction by Margery Darrell.

London, Heinemann, 1972 Stock Code: 140361
£325.00
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Notes

First edition, first impression. An attractively bound copy of this compilation of some of the tales illustrated by Rackham, including Rip van Winkle, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, A Christmas Carol, Aesop's Fables, seven fairy tales by the Brothers Grimm, and three Shakespeare novelisations.

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Description

Octavo (225 x 187 mm). Bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe in tan half morocco, raised bands, titles and decorations to compartments gilt, marbled sides, top edge gilt, marbled endpapers.

Illustrations

Colour frontispiece, 43 plates and numerous illustrations in text.

Condition

Bookseller's stamp on front pastedown. Front board slightly sunned. Otherwise a fine copy.

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