*Our shops are open Monday - Saturday. Click here for more information about visiting us, and the safety measures that have been put in place.*

(RACKHAM, Arthur.) GOLDSMITH, Oliver.

The Vicar of Wakefield.

London, George G. Harrap & Company Limited, 1929 Stock Code: 113243
£750.00
Reserve Ask us a question

Notes

First trade edition, first impression, in the publisher's striking deluxe binding of "Persian morocco".

Confused? Read our glossary

Description

Small quarto. Publisher's special binding of olive-green morocco, titles to spine and front cover gilt, front cover with coloured morocco onlays (recreating the colour plate "An epitaph for my wife") in white, black, red, and green, top edge gilt, pictorial endpapers. With the publisher's original box.

Illustrations

Colour frontispiece and 12 colour plates, black and white illustrations in the text, by Rackham.

Condition

Light signs of handling to the box, touch of foxing to fore-edge and title page. An excellent 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 Delivery Details

 

ABOUT US

Established in 1969, Peter Harrington is one of the leading rare book firms in the world. It is a proud member of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association – along with ILAB, the PBFA and Lapada – and from shops in Mayfair and Chelsea, London, sells rare books, prints and ephemera to customers across the world.

Email: mail@peterharrington.co.uk

Tel: +44 (0)20 7591 0220


ABA Antiquarian Bookseller Association ILAB International League of Antiquarian Booksellers LAPADA The Association of Art and Anatique Dealers PBFA Provincial Booksellers Fairs Association

Our Guarantee Page

Ask us a question

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