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The Peter Pan Portfolio Arthur Rackham 1914 #40/300 HUGE 16" x 21" Rare!
The Peter Pan Portfolio Arthur Rackham 1914 #40/300 HUGE 16" x 21" Rare! The Peter Pan Portfolio Printed in: 1914 Pages: 12 Tipped-in Color plates Illustrations by: Arthur Rackham ----- Features ----- · Gilt lettering to front cover · 12 original illustrations by Arthur Rackham · Rare Original Portfolio 16" x 21" with yellow ribbon · Limited edition # 40 out of only 300 copies! Condition This portfolio is in good condition. There are no bookplates, signatures, or markings of any kind. It is bound in its original tan and yellow binding with gilt lettering to the front board. The gilt lettering is bright and unrubbed. There are some light stains to the outer portfolio. Only the last plate, shown above, is slightly affected in its bottom right corner. The original yellow ribbons are partially present, with one ribbon detached. The portfolio measures 16" x 21" . This portfolio contains all 12 Plates of Rackham's illustrations for Peter Pan in their original sizes. This is #40 of only 300 copies printed for the US Edition. A rare find in any condition. Synopsis The Little White Bird is series of short episodes, including accounts of the narrator's day to day activities in London of its day, and fanciful tales set in Kensington Gardens and elsewhere. Published in 1902,it ranges in tone from fantasy and whimsy to social comedy with dark aggressive undertones. The book attained prominence and longevity due to several chapters written in a softer tone than the rest of the book, in which it introduced the character and mythology of Peter Pan. ---------- About the Illustrator/Author-- … [Click Below for Full Description]
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