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    Preliminary Original Dust Jacket Designs for
    The Rescuers by Garth Williams

    Garth Williams (American 1912-1996). Three Original Pen and Ink Preliminary Drawings for the Jacket Design for The Rescuers by Margery Sharp. [N.p., n. d., ca. 1959]. Ink on cardstock, with additional color wash, one with pasted on "nibbled" newsprint. Three sheets measuring roughly 7 x 6 inches. Two signed in full by Garth Williams, all three initialed by him. With his notations describing the design on the front, and with his opinions on each of the designs on the verso, one with an additional sketch. Also with a printed cover proof, initialed twice by Williams, with his note on layout. Drawings in generally fine condition.

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    June, 2015
    11th Thursday
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