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SWINBURNE, Algernon (1837-1909) The Springtide of Life Poe...

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Estimate: £400 - £600
ca. US$808 - US$1,213
Price realised:  £504
ca. US$1,019
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SWINBURNE, Algernon (1837-1909). The Springtide of Life. Poems of Childhood. London: William Heinemann, 1918. 4°. Half title, 9 mounted coloured plates by Arthur Rackham illustrations (half title browned and spotted). Original vellum-backed pictorial paper-boards gilt, top edges gilt, others uncut (some very light staining), later morocco-backed slipcase. NUMBER 634 OF 765 COPIES SIGNED BY THE ARTIST. Hudson p.170; Latimore & Haskell p.48: "This edition has an extra coloured plate that is not in the trade edition"; Riall p.133.
SWINBURNE, Algernon (1837-1909). The Springtide of Life. Poems of Childhood. London: William Heinemann, 1918. 4°. Half title, 9 mounted coloured plates by Arthur Rackham illustrations (half title browned and spotted). Original vellum-backed pictorial paper-boards gilt, top edges gilt, others uncut (some very light staining), later morocco-backed slipcase. NUMBER 634 OF 765 COPIES SIGNED BY THE ARTIST. Hudson p.170; Latimore & Haskell p.48: "This edition has an extra coloured plate that is not in the trade edition"; Riall p.133.

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Christie's
Title: Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations
Date of the auction: 19 Dec 2007
Address: Christie's
19 December 2007, London, South Kensington