Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, (1950's). Arthur Rackham. Illustrated Edition, Later Printing. Hardcover. Red cloth over boards, title stamped in dark green onto spine, 8vo (8 inches tall), all edges trimmed, pp. xi, 147, illustrated. Later printing with no date and "PRINTED IN GREAT BRITAIN" stated on copyright page and having all the great Arthur Rackham illustrations - 12 color plates, 18 B&W illustrations and the color DJ front panel illustration, which is not used elsewhere in the book. Volume with spine ends softened, a bump to bottom corner, sparse offset to pastedowns and all plates lacking the foxing and browning commonly found. Price-intact DJ is toned with a few small stains and short closed tears, small chips to spine ends and corners. Very Good / Near Very Good. Item #1566
A great Christmas classic in a most respectable jacket. Circa 1950's printing with $2.75 price at foot of front flap (stated 1962 edition has $3.50 at foot of front flap).
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