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New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1929. With illustrations and decorations by Ernest Shepard. x, 170 pages. 12mo, gilt-lettered pale green cloth with beautiful black-stamped pictorial covers, printed gold foil d.w. (lightly rubbed and creased on flaps). New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1929. Early American edition. A near fine copy in a very good dust wrapper.
London: Routledge, 1885. 60 pages of charming color illustrations by Kate Greenaway, printed in colours by Edmund Evans. Short slim 4to, original olive green pictorial boards with burgundy cloth spine; all edges red. London & New York: George Routledge, (no date, circa 1885). Second printing of the first edition -- determined by dark endpapers and reddish cloth spine. Boards are just a bit worn at corners, still a very good copy with minimal foxing on several preliminary pages.
London: Constable, 1909. Translated by Mrs. Edgar Lucas. Beautifully illustrated by Arthur Rackham with 40 mounted color plates with lettered tissue guards, and numerous additional b/w drawings. 325pp., thick short 4to, elegantly bound by Sangorsky & Sutcliffe in full crimson crushed morocco; gilt- decorated spine with raised bands; marbled end papers, uncut edges, t.e.g. London: Constable & Company, 1909. Fine. A gorgeous copy of this deluxe limited edition. Number 186 of 750 copies, signed by Rackham on the limitation page.....
Tokyo: Meiji-Shobo, 1933. Title page in English; 1 page of text in Japanese. 24 beautifully printed color plates, mounted on embossed sheets and protected with tissue. Loose as issued in a green cloth folio with paper label (corners quite worn, but still solid). Tokyo: Meiji-Shobo, . Some tissues are wrinkled, one plate somewhat damaged at corner, still a very good copy of this scarce publication. OCLC lists only 6 copies at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Cooper Union, and New.....
New York: Viking, 1940. Illustrated by Boris Artzybasheff. 165pp., 8vo, cloth, d.w.; dust wrapper lightly worn, much of the dust wrapper's spine and rear cover are missing and the remainder has been pasted down onto paper. New York: Viking Press, 1940. First edition. A very good copy in a good dust wrapper.
Buffalo: Hayes Lithographing Co., 1909. Written entirely in verse and illustrated with 6 amusing chromolithographs and 10 b/w images. Slim 12mo, color pictorial boards (minor scuffing along backstrip and light wear at ends). Buffalo, New York: Hayes Lithographing Co., (no date, circa 1909). Gift presentation on half title, dated 1909, else clean and in very good(+) condition. Scarce. "Childland Edition." A charming version of this classic children's tale.
Edinburgh: Hodder & Stoughton. Illustrated with 10 mounted color plates by Edmund Dulac, protected with lettered tissue. , 113 pages. Short, thick 4to, original white cloth with ornate green & gilt-stamped pictorial cover and spine. In the original pictorial box - though the box is broken it has preserved the book in fine condition. Edinburgh: Hodder and Stoughton, no date, ca.1913. First trade edition. A fine attractive copy.
1968. 9 pages. Slim 4to pamphlet with neon pink wrappers printed in black. (Bow, Devonshire, 1968). Limited Edition. These poems were written for the 1968 Harvest Festival at Little Missenden. Number 150 of 150 copies, signed by Hughes and dated 13 Feb. 69. The wrappers are very lightly dust soiled, and one corner is bent,
New York: Harper, 1905. Illustrated throughout with many single-sided plates by Cory, printed on coated paper. 119pp. Short 4to, original pale blue pictorial cloth (neat contemporary ink inscription on front endpaper). New York. & London: Harper & Brothers, 1905. First Edition. A near fine copy of this charming childrens book.