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    [Arthur Rackham]. Richard Wagner. The Rhinegold & the Valkyrie. London: 1910. First Rackham edition, deluxe issue, signed.

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    [Arthur Rackham, illustrator]. Richard Wagner. The Rhinegold & the Valkyrie. The Ring of the Niblung. A Trilogy with a Prelude by Richard Wagner. Translated into English by Margret Armour. London: William Heineman, 1910. Edition de luxe, limited to 1,150 copies signed by Rackham, this being copy number 289. Quarto. [160] pages. Illustrated throughout with a total of thirty-four full-color mounted plates, with descriptive tissue guards and numerous black and white illustrations. Publisher's full vellum, front board and spine stamped in gilt. Lacking silk ties. Spine toned, binding rubbed and soiled, endleaves foxed. Some leaves in text foxed. Overall, a very good copy.



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