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    With a Hand-Written Letter

    [Arthur Rackham, illustrator]. Derek Hudson. Arthur Rackham: His Life and Work. William Heinemann Ltd., [1960]. First edition. Quarto. 181 pages. Minimal rubbing. Dust jacket. Signed hand-written letter from Sarah Briggs Latimore, the author of a highly-valued bibliography of Rackham's work laid in. Small closed tear to top edge of front jacket panel. Housed in custom quarter morocco case.

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    Arthur Rackham [illustrator]. Derek Hudson. Arthur Rackham: His Life and Work. William Heinemann Ltd., [1960]. First edition. Quarto. 181 pages. Publisher's full maroon cloth with front stamped in black, and leather spine label with gilt titles. Minimal rubbing. Dust jacket with lightly rubbed spine head. Publisher's prospectus laid-in. Additionally laid-in is a signed hand-written letter from Sarah Briggs Latimore (Rackham's bibliographer) wherein she lists, for a fan, Rackham's personal favorite books he has illustrated and which are scarcest. Envelope is dated 1944. Housed in a custom chemise and slipcase.



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