A Bibliography of First Editions of Books Illustrated by Walter Crane. With a Preface by Heywood Summer and a frontispiece by G.F. Watts

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A Bibliography of First Editions of Books Illustrated by Walter Crane. With a Preface by Heywood Summer and a frontispiece by G.F. Watts

Published by The Chelsea Publishing Company, London, 1923.

8vo, first edition, 60p. Bound in blue cloth with gilt titles on spine and upper cover, Walter Crane decorated endpapers. Frontis portrait with tissue guard, indexes of titles & authors. – “This bibliography covers all the known work of Walter Crane from 1863 to 1915. Masse provides a valuable index of titles and authors for the books that Crane illustrated. In all 125 books are meticulously described. Masse describes cloth, states and other relevant information.” Additional notes added regarding to the different editions have been added neatly in the margins in pencil. Cover has light wear, else very good.

Size 22.5 x 15cm (9 x 5.75 inches)

Item details

Publisher: The Chelsea Publishing Company
Signed: No
Date: 1923
Place: London
Condition: Very Good
Illustrator: walter crane, G F Watts,
Book ID: 60002137

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