Gulliver's Travels Into Several Remote Nations of the World
by RACKHAM, Arthur, illustrator; SWIFT, Jonathan
London: J.M. Dent & Co.,, 1909. A Very 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. 83 of the English issue.Large quarto (11 1/4 x 8 1/4 inches; 287 x 211 mm.). , xv, [1, blank], 291, [1 blank] pp. xxii, 121,  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 uncut, decorative endpapers printed in gold. Original rose colored silk ties. Spine darkened, one silk tie defective, but still an excellent 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.
(Inventory #: 03926)
English, American and European Literature, Children's Books, Color-Plate Books, Illustrated Books, Early Printed Books, Private Press Books, Fine Bindings, Original Artwork, High Spot Modern First Editions.
Shipping & Return Policies
We will extend to you a 48-hour approval period on all items that are purchased sight unseen. If you are not completely satisfied with the item simply contact us within 48 hours after receipt, and then return it in the same condition you received it for a full refund, less freight charges, or any related costs including credit card transactions, taxes, and duties levied, especially when returning from other countries.
You can be confident that when you make a purchase through ABAA.org, the item is sold by an ABAA member in full compliance with our Code of Ethics. Our sellers guarantee your order will be shipped promptly and that all items are as described. Buy with confidence through ABAA.org.