Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens. J. M. Barrie, Arthur Rackham.
Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens
Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens

Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens

London: Hodder and Stoughton, No date. Arthur Rackham. Later Hodder and Stoughton printing. Hardcover. 125pp. Octavo [19.5 cm] Light red colored cloth over boards, with gilt stamping to the backstrip and front board. Endpapers illustrated with Peter Pan's Kensington Gardens. Two pages of adverts at the rear. 16 color plates with printed tissue guards. The spine is rolled and sunned, however the title is still very legible. The text block is cracked multiple times. There are light yellow crayon scribbles on a few of the pages. The tissue guard and illustration at p. 53 has been taped along the gutter. Good. Item #61436

Acclaimed by the Times of London as "one of the most charming books ever written," J. M. Barrie's fantasy was published in 1906 with illustrations by the great Arthur Rackham.

Price: $100.00

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