Undine. De La Motte Fouque, W. L. Courtney, Adapted from the German, Friedrich.

Undine

New York: Doubleday, Page & Co. / William Heinemann, 1919. Arthur Rackham. Later printing. Hardcover. 136pp. Small quarto [25 cm] 1/4 brown cloth with illustrated gray paper covered boards. Illustrated endsheets. Good only.The underlying boards are exposed occasionally along the edges. The decorative stamping on the spine is a bit faded. The front hinge is broken. The text block is cracked multiple times. The tissue guard for the illustration at p. 124 is partially detached. Item #33856

Complete with 15 tipped in illustrations by Arthur Rackham. Rackham's first book illustrations were published in 1893 in To the Other Side by Thomas Rhodes, and his first important commission was in 1894 for The Dolly Dialogues.

Price: $250.00