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Heading: (Illustrated Books)
Title: Four illustrated books, three of them signed by the artists
Place Published: Various places
Date Published: Various dates.


  • Shakespeare, William. As You Like It. Tipped-in color plates by John Austen (some plates with corner creases). (Spine faded). No. 24 of 115 copies, signed by the artist. London: William Jackson, [1930].

  • Tales of Passed Times Written for Children by Mr. Perrault, newly decorated by John Austen. Rebound in cloth. No. 21 of 200 copies signed by the artist. [London]: Selwyn & Blount, [1922].

  • Du Bois, William Pène. The Three Policemen. Illustrated by the author. Jacket. Signed by the author/artist on the half-title. New York: Viking, 1938.

  • Burnett, Frances Hogson. A Little Princess. Illustrated by Tasha Tudor. Jacket (torn with a few chips). Philadelphia: Lippincott, [1963].

A nice selection, the first two, illustrated by John Austen, are signed and limited editions; the third is signed by the young (20 years old) author and illustrator William Pène Du Bois.


Varying amounts of wear, very good.

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Four illustrated books

Estimate $300 - $500Mar 9, 2017
1233 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
United States
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