THE ADMIRABLE CRICHTON

By: [Hugh Thomson, illustrator]; Barrie, Sir James M.

Price: $475.00

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R4to (10¼" x 12¼"). pp. [vii]; [235]. Edition de Luxe. Number 5 of 500 signed by Hugh Thomson on the limitation page. Unsigned full vellum publisher's binding by Hugh Thomson with elaborate Art Nouveau gilt decoration and lettering on both the front board and spine; top edge gilt, deckled fore and bottom edges. Includes 20 tipped in full color plates with captioned tissue guards, numerous b/w textual illustrations, and a Leicester Galleries announcement for the sale of the original water color drawings for the book laid in. Light wear to the extremities, light foxing to the eps, with slight bowing to the boards and ribbon ties missing as usual. Ccontemporary Arts & Crafts bookplate on front paste-down. Spielmann and Jerrold 58.

Title: THE ADMIRABLE CRICHTON

Author Name: [Hugh Thomson, illustrator]; Barrie, Sir James M.

Illustrator: Hugh Thomson

Categories: Art Nouveau, Humor, Theater,

Edition: First Thus

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: N.D. [1914]

Binding: Vellum

Book Condition: Very good

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 153

Keywords: Hugh Thomson, illustrated, signed, publisher's binding, fine binding, vellum,