Admirable Crichton, The. Hugh THOMSON, illustrator, J. M. Barrie.
Admirable Crichton, The
Admirable Crichton, The
Admirable Crichton, The
Admirable Crichton, The
Admirable Crichton, The
Admirable Crichton, The
Admirable Crichton, The
Admirable Crichton, The

Admirable Crichton, The

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1914. Item #02924

One of 500 Copies Signed by Hugh Thomson

[THOMSON, Hugh, illustrator]. BARRIE, J.M. The Admirable Crichton. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson. London: Hodder & Stoughton, [n.d., 1914].

Edition de Luxe. Limited to 500 numbered copies (this copy being No. 94), signed by the artist. Large quarto (12 1/8 x 10 inches; 309 x 253 mm.). [2, limitation leaf], vi, [2], 234, [2] pp. Twenty mounted color plates (including frontispiece), with descriptive tissue guards. Black and white text illustrations.

Original vellum over boards. Front cover pictorially stamped and lettered in gilt within a double gilt rule and a triple green rule border. Spine decoratively stamped and lettered in gilt. Top edge gilt, others uncut. Silk ties missing. Color plate and mount opposite p. 36 with vertical marginal crease. Vellum slightly dust soiled, otherwise a near fine copy housed in a gray cloth slipcase.

Laid in is the Leicester Galleries exhibition notice for the original drawings for this book.

Price: $550.00