The Ingoldsby Legends or Mirth and Marvels by Thomas Ingoldsby, signed and illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
A vintage and original edition of this delightful illustrated book, The Ingoldsby Legends, with Rackham illustrations. A copy with no evidence of previous ownership – clean and without any significant markings.
Cream hard boards lightly worn with minimal bumping of the spine edges. Bright gold gilt illustrations and writing on the covers and top edge of pages. Intact front end pages with illustrations. Uncut edges on the bottom and side edges. Some browning of the pages due to age but a tight and clean book. Ribbon for book closure not fixed but included. 24 tipped in colour plates on heavy custom paper by Rackham with captioned tissue guards. 12 tinted full page plates and 66 black and white text illustrations. 11 1/2 x 9″. 364 printed pages.
This book weighs over 2.2lb /1kg and therefore will incur a higher cost of postage for international (not UK) shipping. Please contact us for a quote.