Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens.London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1906 Stock Code: 109467
First Rackham edition. Barrie asked Rackham to illustrate not the play Peter Pan (which remained unpublished until 1928) but make a new book from those chapters from The Little White Bird (1902) that had first introduced the character.
Quarto. Attractively bound in recent terracotta morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt, roll to boards gilt, marbled endpapers, gilt edges.
Frontispiece and 49 mounted colour plates, captioned tissues.
An excellent copy.
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