PEER GYNT. Henrik Ibsen, Arthur Rackham.


A dramatic poem by Henrik Ibsen. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. Pp. 258(last colophon), 12 coloured plates with lettered guards, half-title and title page vignettes printed in green, black & white text illustrations and decorations, pictorial endpapers printed in brown; post 4to; full vellum, lettered and decorated in gilt, a trifle sprung and slightly 'cloudy'; t.e.g., others uncut and partly unopened; within the original card slipcase with numbered printed paper title label, the slipcase slightly worn at edges; George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., London, 1936. Edition de luxe, being one of 460 numbered copies (450 for sale), signed by the artist. Riall p. 192; Latimore & Haskell p. 74. *The text is from the translation of R. Farquharson Sharp. Item #128026

Price: $3,000.00