Lot 85: (RACKHAM, ARTHUR.) Evans, C. S. The Sleeping Beauty.
December 1, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: (RACKHAM, ARTHUR.) Evans, C. S. The Sleeping Beauty. One tipped-in color plate, 19 full-page silhouette plates by Rackham (three are double-page), many with some color, and 41 in-text silhouette illustrations. 4to, original vellum-backed gilt-stamped boards, browned and scuffed, edgewear; top edges trimmed and gilt, others uncut, some usual light offsetting. first deluxe limited edition. number 440 of 625 copies signed by rackham with an extra plate not contained in the trade edition. Latimore & Haskell 51; Riall 141. London & Philadelphia: Heinemann, (1920)