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Comus

John Milton

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Ref. 095146   Edition. First Edition

Illustrated By: Arthur Rackham

Published By: William Heinemann 1921 (London)

De Luxe Edition bound in quarter vellum with cream paper covered boards. Limited to 550 copies of which this is number 550 signed by Arthur Rackham. Gilt pictorial and titles to the front board. Cream papers boards are in good condition although a little age-toned in places. Bright gilt titles to the spine with minor shelf wear to the top and base. Covered in a glassine wrap which is in good condition although not the original. Pictorial front and rear end-papers with no signs of cracking. Binding still tight. Top edge gilt. Fore edge un-trimmed. Some of the pages have been un-cut. Front prelims and rear pages age-toned otherwise contents very clean with no signs of foxing, inscriptions or marks. Beautifully illustrated with 24 tipped-in full page colour plates each with their own tissue guard. pp. 76. Overall a vey good copy illustrated by  the renown artist Arthur Rackham. 

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 4to

Binding: Hardback

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