Mother Goose: The Old Nursery Rhymes [Signed Limited Edition]. Arthur Rackham.
Mother Goose: The Old Nursery Rhymes [Signed Limited Edition]
Mother Goose: The Old Nursery Rhymes [Signed Limited Edition]

Mother Goose: The Old Nursery Rhymes [Signed Limited Edition]

Very Good. Item #10714

New York: The Century Co., [1913]. Limited First U.S. Edition; a run of 150 copies signed by Rackham on limitation page, this being #59. Quarto. 158 pp. Thirteen color plates, including frontis, mounted on heavy brown paper with lettered tissue guards; one additional black and white plate, "Little Bo-peep" tipped in; numerous black and white illustrations throughout. Bound in white cloth with gilt lettering and decoration to spine and front. Top edge gilt.

Boards worn at extremities brief exposure to top of crown; soiling along edges and corners bumped. A few faint but visible splotches to front board. Binding is sound. Previous owner's bookplates to front and rear free endpapers and ownership sticker to second free endpaper. Pages otherwise clean and unmarked.

Overall a very good copy of this American signed variant edition. Not in Riall.

Price: $1,250.00