Category: Signed / Inscribed

PEER GYNT Stock code: 13717


London: George G. Harrap. 1936


First edition. Deluxe edition. Signed by Arthur Rackham. Publisher's original full vellum with titles in gilt to the upper board and spine. Colour frontispiece and 11 further tipped in colour plates, mounted on white paper, each with a captioned tissue guard. Further black and white illustrations throughout the text. A lovely fine copy, the binding square and tight, the contents clean throughout and without previous owner's inscriptions or stamps. Complete with the publisher's original card slipcase with printed paper label to the spine, hand numbered, as called for. The slipcase is worn to the edges but complete and firm. A lovely example of this beautifully illustrated gift book.




Limited to only 450 copies, this being hand numbered 71 and signed by Arthur Rackham on the limitation page.