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    One of 1,000 Copies Signed by Harry Clarke

    [Harry Clarke, illustrator]. Goethe. Faust. London: George G. Harrap & Company, Ltd., [1925]. First edition, one of 1,000 copies of the English issue (copy number 54). Quarto. [255], [1, blank] pages. With twenty-one full-page plates inserted throughout, eight of which are in color, and with pictorial endleaves. Publisher's vellum backstrip over plain boards, spine lettered in gilt. Spine a bit dull, some mild rubbing and soiling to binding, closed tear to rear board, minor tearing at gutters of endleaves. Corners chipped and worn. Still, a very good copy with Clarke's haunting illustrations.
    From the Collection of Ellis MacGregor Pryce-Jones.


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