Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1928. Item #01559
The Rackham-Illustrated Edition
"A Difficult Title To Find in Good Condition"
[RACKHAM, Arthur, illustrator]. BROWN, Abbie Farwell. The Lonesomest Doll. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1928.
First edition illustrated by Rackham, published only in America. Octavo (8 1/4 x 5 7/8 in; 209 x 150 mm). . 80, , [3, blank] pp. Title page, frontispiece and two full page illustrations in rose and greenish-blue, twenty-six black and white drawings.
Original tan, pictorially stamped, cloth. A remarkably fresh, clean, and exceptionally fine copy.
"The text is printed on a poor and brittle paper, so it is a difficult title to find in good condition" (Riall).
Latimore and Haskell p. 63. Hudson p. 171. Riall p. 163.