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    With an Original Self-Portrait Drawing by Arthur Rackham

    [Arthur Rackham, illustrator]. Arthur Rackham's Book of Pictures. With an Introduction by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch. London: William Heinemann, [1913]. First trade edition. With a delightful, original self-portrait drawing by the famed illustrator, signed "Arthur Rackham" and dated "1920" on the half-title page. Quarto. 43 pages of text. With forty-four color plates (including the frontispiece) mounted on tan paper. Publisher's gray-green cloth with gilt titles. Housed in a custom cloth drop-down box with a paper spine title label lettered in black and featuring a facsimile of the original drawing. Moderate wear to the cloth. Bumped and rubbed corners. Spine cocked and bumped. Spine gilt completely rubbed away. Very good. Latimore & Haskell, p. 42.

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    February, 2012
    8th Wednesday
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