THE INGOLDSBY LEGENDS. Or Mirth and Marvels by Thomas Ingoldsby esquire.
THE INGOLDSBY LEGENDS. Or Mirth and Marvels by Thomas Ingoldsby esquire.
THE INGOLDSBY LEGENDS. Or Mirth and Marvels by Thomas Ingoldsby esquire.
THE INGOLDSBY LEGENDS. Or Mirth and Marvels by Thomas Ingoldsby esquire.
THE INGOLDSBY LEGENDS. Or Mirth and Marvels by Thomas Ingoldsby esquire.

THE INGOLDSBY LEGENDS. Or Mirth and Marvels by Thomas Ingoldsby esquire.

J. M. Dent and Co. London. 1907.

FIRST PRINTING OF THIS REVISED AND ENLARGED RACKHAM EDITION. 4to. (10.3 x 8 inches). Fully illustrated with 24 tipped in colour plates, each with a printed tissue guard, 12 tinted full page plates and and 66 line drawings throughout the text. Some minor foxing to the title page from the tissue guard opposite otherwise a very good clean copy. Fine leather binding of half dark green morocco. Spine with raised bands, the compartments ruled lettered and decorated in gilt. Red title label, gilt. Green cloth on boards. Top edge gilt. Original decorative endpapers bound in at the front of the book. ----- Rackham originally illustrated The Ingoldsby Legends in a smaller format in 1898 but chose to expand the work with new illustrations and to redraw some of the original ones for this 1907 edition.

Item #10077

Price: £375.00