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Hardback, tall, approx 10.5 x 8 inches. In fine leather binding by “Sangorski & Sutcliffe.” In full dark green polished morocco with decorative gilt paneled boards. Raised banding, gilt lettering and decoration to spine. Top page edges gilt, decorative illustrated colour endpapers. In excellent near fine condition. Stunning fine leather binding by “Sangorski & Sutcliffe.” Lovely clean smart cover. Gilt binders stamp to bottom edge of front board. Original pencil drawing by Kate Greenaway bound into front and signed beneath by “John Greenaway.” Signed again and numbered on following page. Pages all very clean and tight throughout. Else an excellent clean and tight copy. 301pp. Illustrated with 53 colour & 34 b&w plates by Kate Greenaway, 56 smaller B&W sketches in the text. With an original pencil sketch drawing by the artist mounted near front. Kate Greenaway (1846-1901) died in november 1901, at a time when her illustrations were out of favour. Her brother sought to restore her popularity, after her death, by an exhibition of her work and then by publishing this biography.
Title: Kate Greenaway. Signed Limited Deluxe Edition in Fine Leather Binding. With Original Artwork.
Categories: A.& C.Black Publications,
Publisher: London, A. & C. BLACK, 1905 Signed Limited Edition Deluxe. 399/500.:
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Seller ID: 85127
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