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    Limited Edition Signed by the Artist

    [Arthur Rackham, illustrator]. Washington Irving. Rip Van Winkle. London: William Heinemann, 1905. Limited to 250 numbered copies, of which this is number 117, and signed by Rackham. Quarto. viii, 57, [1, blank], [2] pages. Illustrated with frontispiece and 50 tipped-in color plates with descriptive tissue guards. Publisher's full vellum, boards decoratively stamped in gilt, gilt lettering on spines. Top edges gilt, others uncut. Silk ties. Light rubbing and soiling on binding, gilt a bit faded on top edge, minor stains on margins of pp. 3-15, some thumbprints affecting text. Very good.

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    September, 2016
    15th Thursday
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