Mrs Spielmann with Rackham, Thompson, Bernard Partridge, Lewis Baumer, Harry Rountree - The Rainbow Book - 1913

Description
Mrs Spielmann with Rackham, Thompson, Bernard Partridge, Lewis Baumer, Harry Rountree - The Rainbow Book - 1913
Children's books, Illustrated - Quantity: 1 - Book

A fanciful story illustrated by Arthur Rackham and his fellow artist and illustrator friends for his young daughter, Barbara. Dedication on first page.

By Rackham: Frontispiece colour plate (tissue guarded) and 16 black and white illustrations, 7 full page. Signed in the plate and dated, 1909.

Also illustrations by Hugh Thompson, Bernard Partridge, Lewis Baumer, (4) Harry Rountree (3) Hugh Thomson (2) and C. Wilhelm.

Rough edged, thick paper. Hardback cover red, faded and worn in places with gilt raised lettering and ornate inset decoration. Torn binding on top of spine and some damage on edge and bottom also. Beginning to detach from spine but all pages still secure. Corners bumped. Inside pages good, minor spotting on some, see photos.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Children's books, Illustrated
Author/ Illustrator
Mrs Spielmann with Rackham, Thompson, Bernard Partridge, Lewis Baumer, Harry Rountree
Book Title
The Rainbow Book
Condition
Fair
Publication year oldest item
1913
Edition
1st Edition
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Chatto and Windus
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Number of pages
289
Dimensions
20×16 cm
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