Gulliver's Travels Into Several Remote Nations of the World. Arthur RACKHAM, Jonathan SWIFT.
Gulliver's Travels Into Several Remote Nations of the World
Gulliver's Travels Into Several Remote Nations of the World
Gulliver's Travels Into Several Remote Nations of the World
Gulliver's Travels Into Several Remote Nations of the World
Gulliver's Travels Into Several Remote Nations of the World
Gulliver's Travels Into Several Remote Nations of the World
Gulliver's Travels Into Several Remote Nations of the World
Gulliver's Travels Into Several Remote Nations of the World

Gulliver's Travels Into Several Remote Nations of the World

London: J.M. Dent & Co.,, 1909. Item #03548

A Fine Copy of the Signed Limited Rackham Gulliver

[RACKHAM, Arthur, illustrator]. SWIFT, Jonathan. Gulliver's Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. London: J.M. Dent & Co., 1909.

Large Paper Edition. Limited to [a total of] 750 numbered copies, signed by Arthur Rackham, this being copy no. 197 of the English issue.

Large quarto (11 3/16 x 8 1/4 inches; 285 x 211 mm.). [2], xv, [1, blank], 291, [1 blank] pp. xxii, 121, [1] pp. Thirteen mounted and captioned color plates. Two full-page black and white illustrations and seven chapter headings and tail-pieces.

Publisher's cream buckram decoratively stamped in gilt on front cover and spine. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed, decorative endpapers. Original rose colored silk ties. Decorative engraved bookplate on front paste-down. A fine copy.

Second and best edition, being a reprint of the 1900 edition, with added illustrations in color and larger pages (the 1900 edition contained a color frontispiece and eleven full-page black and white illustrations). This deluxe edition contains an additional color plate not included in the trade edition, "The Lilliputian Tailors Measure Gulliver for a New Suit of Clothes," facing p. 48.

Latimore and Haskell, pp. 32-33, Riall, p. 91.

Price: $2,750.00