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Hardback, 10 x 7.5 inches. Brown buckram cloth with gilt lettering to spine and front and decorative gilt pictorial illustration to front board. In illustrated dustwrapper. Pictorial endpapers. In very good conditions with good dustwrappers. (DW’s edges rubbed and corners chipped, some darkening and rubbing to spines, some marks from old tape. Vol.2 dustwrap; front & top half of spine present only, lacks rear half.) Some rubbing to cloth around edges of boards, some slight fading to spines. Endpapers and prelims with some slight darkening and light spots in vol.1. Vol.2 has heavier foxing and spotting to prelims and some inner pages. Else very clean and tight copies. Beautiful colour plates. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham with 34 & 30 tipped-in & mounted colour plates (respectively.) With decorative pictorial B&W head & tailpieces and title vignettes. 182 + 160pp.
Title: The Ring of the Niblung. A Trilogy. With a Prelude by Richard Wagner. Translated by Margaret Armour. The Rhinegold & The Valkyrie. AND: Siegfried & The Twilight of the Gods. In Two Volumes.
Categories: Illustrated Books,
Publisher: London William Heinemann, Doubleday Page & Co. 1910 & 1911 1st editions:
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Seller ID: 79275
Keywords: Illustrated Books RACKHAM, ARTHUR: WAGNER, RICHARD: ARMOUR, Margaret: The Ring of the Niblung, A Trilogy, With a Prelude by Richard Wagner, Translated by Margaret Armour, The Rhinegold & The Valkyrie. AND: Siegfried & The Twilight of the Gods, In Two Volumes, William Heinemann, Doubleday Page & Co., 1910 & 1911 1st editions,