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Irving, Washington (1783-1859) illus. Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) The Legend of Sleepy Hollow , Signed Limited Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
165
Sold for:
$1,046$850

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Irving, Washington (1783-1859) illus. Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Signed Limited Edition. Philadelphia: David McKay Co., [1928]. Large quarto, copy number 55 of 125 printed of the American issue, bound in full publisher's parchment over boards, gilt-titled front board and spine, in publisher's original box, 10 1/8 x 8 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000


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Keywords

David McKay Co., Arthur Rackham, Book design, Bookbinding, Culture, Fiction, Hollow, Illus, Parchment, Quarto, Sleepy Hollow, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Visual arts, Irving, Philadelphia

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