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Rackham, Arthur, Illustrator (1867-1939)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
521
Sold for:
$178$150

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Rackham, Arthur, Illustrator (1867-1939), Three titles: Nathaniel Hawthorne's A Wonder Book, London & New York: Hodder & Stoughton, [1922], original gilt crimson cloth, with sixteen plates, 4to, (minor fading to spine); Undine, London: William Heinemann, 1909, gilt blue cloth, with sixteen plates, 8vo, (end papers spotted, spine frayed and worn); The Ring of the Niblung, New York: Doubleday, Pace & Co., [1939], gilt boards, with twenty-six plates, 4to, (repaired spine and corners).
Estimate $500-700

Keywords

London, Nathaniel Hawthorne, William Heinemann, Doubleday Pace & Co., Book, Book design, Bookbinding, Graphic design, Paper, Printing

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