First American edition with no date present, circa 1920's, in original gold stamped illustrated edge rubbed covers and corners through to board with tonned gold stamped purple cloth spine. VG, no dust jacket. Sound binding with rubbing to cover edges. Internally fine with all 25 color plates present. Moderate toneing to spine but title is clear. 205 pages. Heavy book may require additional postage. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Codice inventario libreria
Titolo: East Of The Sun and West Of The Moon Old ...
Casa editrice: George H. Doran Company
Legatura: Hard Cover
Illustratore: Kay Rasmus Nielsen
Condizione libro: Very Good
Edizione: First American Edition.
Descrizione libro Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1914. Hardcover. Condizione: Fine. No Jacket. 1st Edition. A superb bright copy in unread condition. True First English Edition of the most famous illustrated book of the 20th Century. Kay Nielsen, East of the Sun and West of the Moon Old Tales from the North. Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1914. Contains 25 full colour lithograph illustrations, on cream mounts, numerous additional black and white line drawings. Cover design also by Kay Nielsen. Decorative title leaf. All of the lithographs under captioned tissue guards. Recent blue gilt buckram, original endpapers with gold and black designs by Kay Nielsen to front and rear, very neat early name to first free blank, endpapers offset as is typical, otherwise, an exceptional, fine, bright copy in unrivalled condition without any marks or any evidence of handling whatsoever. Highly recommended, a superb acquisition. Beautiful book, a scarcity in such pristine condition. Codice articolo ABE-1506800089558