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    Edition de Luxe, Limited to 175 Copies Signed by Arthur Rackham

    Arthur Rackham [illustrator]. Christopher Morley. Where the Blue Begins. London: William Heinemann, Ltd.; New York: Doubleday, Page & Co., [1925].

    First edition, Edition de Luxe, No. 161 of 175 copies signed and numbered by Rackham. Quarto. X, [2], 227, [1, blank] pages. Partially unopened. With sixteen intertextual line drawings and four full-page color plates.

    Three quarter red morocco over red cloth by Putnam (stamp signed in gilt on lower front pastedown), spine lettered and tooled in gilt in compartments, five raised bands, red cloth endpapers, top edge gilt. Gilt morocco bookplate of "WAM Burden" affixed to front pastedown. A few pages opened inexpertly. Some rubbing to board extremities, and lower joints starting but boards still holding tight. Overall a very good copy.


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