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Lot 0086
Heading: (Rackham, Arthur, illustrator)
Author: Barrie, J.M.
Title: Piter Pan dans les Jardins de Kensington
Author: Barrie, J.M.
Place: Paris
Publisher: Hachette et Cie
Date: 1907

Description: x, 119, [1] pp. 50 tipped-in color plates by Arthur Rackham. (4to) 29x23 cm (11½x9") original full vellum, pictorially stamped in gilt on front, top edge gilt. Copy number 2 of 20 deluxe copies of the French edition printed on Japan vellum. Signed by Rackham at the limitation statement. Limited to only 20 copies, this edition is among the rarest works in the Rackham canon. There were an additional 250 copies on paper of this French issue. See Latimore & Haskell p.27.

Condition: Lacking ribbon ties, covers bowed and lightly soiled; very good. Item number: 289692

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Rackham's Piter Pan one of 20 copies on Japan Vellum

Estimate $4,000 - $6,000Feb 11, 2018
San Francisco, CA, USA