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    Walter Crane. Of the Decorative Illustration of Books Old and New. London and New York: George Bell and Sons, 1896. First edition, number 44 of 130 copies printed on Tall Japanese Vellum. Octavo. xii, 336 pages. Publisher's white wrappers. Uncut and mostly unopened. Original printed paper dust jacket. Housed in a custom brown half-leather slipcase and cloth chemise. Very short fore-edge marginal tears to three leaves and the rear cover. Binding cracked in some places. Some offsetting to the jacket from the chemise. Spine toned. Light sunning to the box slipcase spine. Very good condition.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2012
    8th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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