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A Wonder Book by  Nathaniel Hawthorne - Signed First Edition - from Temple Rare Books (SKU: 001345)

A Wonder Book

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A Wonder Book

by Hawthorne, Nathaniel

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  • very good
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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About This Item

London: Hodder & Stoughton [2], viii, 206pp, [2], original gilt decorated cloth, t.e.g., illustrated endpapers. Slightly rubbed, previous owners gift inscription to ffep, but generally bright and clean. With twenty-four illustrations including sixteen tipped in full colour illustrations with titled tissue guards. Signed by Rackham to limitation leaf, this being number three hundred and ninety-two of six hundred copies. Housed in a leather entry cloth slipcase. Signed by Artist. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. Illus. by Rackham, Arthur. 4to. Limited Edition.

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Details

Bookseller
Temple Rare Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
001345
Title
A Wonder Book
Author
Hawthorne, Nathaniel
Illustrator
Rackham, Arthur
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Hodder & Stoughton
Place of Publication
London
Keywords
Noisbn, Rackham
Size
4to

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About Temple Rare Books

Temple Rare Books is a division of Temple Bookbinders, which has been established for nearly twenty years. The bookshop is based within the bindery building. It is open between 10am and 4pm weekdays, any other times by appointment. All books listed on the website can be examined here, but please let us know first if you are travelling, so that we can make sure it is still available. Not all of the books in the shop are listed on the website. We are members of the PBFA and ABA and exhibit at several of their book fairs, please see our fairs / events page. We attend many auctions and are happy to execute commission bids on your behalf. We will issue printed catalogues sporadically, if you would like to receive these, please contact us at books@templerarebooks.com

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

tipped in
Tipped In is used to describe something which has been glued into a book. Tipped-in items can include photos, book plates,...[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
ffep
A common abbreviation for Front Free EndPaper. Generally, it is the first page of a book and is part of a single sheet that...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]

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