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Auction #115 begins on 30 May 2024

Arthur Rackham

Some British Ballads

Published: Constable & Company, London, 1919

Edition: First edition

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Arthur Rackham, Some British Ballads

170 pages. Cloth covered blue boards.

Gilt embossed motif on cover, gilt title and motif on spine.

Fontispiece + 15 illustrations, all colour with tissue-guards.

In-text black and white illustrations. Pictorial endpapers.

Embossed motif on back cover.

Some of the ballads included are taken from the collection

of the renowned Scottish ballad collector Francis James Child.

This series of illustrations was highly anticipated at the time 

and subsequently acknowledged as some of Rackham's most beautiful

descriptive work .

Shipped and insured by recorded delivery.

Shipping weight 1500g.

  • Binding Condition: Very Good
  • Overall Condition: Very Good
  • Size: 26 x 20 cm
  • Sold By: West Clare Rare Books
  • Contact Person: Tom Moloney
  • Country: Ireland
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 0657087803
  • Preferred Payment Methods: Credit Cards - PayPal - Cheque.
  • Trade Associations: AA Approved

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