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Lot 59
 

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[Children's & Illustrated] Flint, Sir William Russell
Drawings

London: Collins, (1950). First and limited edition, #69/125 numbered copies signed by Flint and with an original drawing by him. Folio. (x), 188 pp. Illustrated with an original red conté crayon drawing on blue wove paper, by Flint, of Audrey Fildes as Amanda, from John Vanbrugh's 1696 comedy, The Relapse; hinge-mounted, in mat, in publisher's sleeve; 7 3/4 x 6 3/4 in. (197 x 171 mm). Further illustrated with color reproductions of drawings by Flint. Original quarter crushed red niger over oatmeal cloth, spine lettered in gilt; top edge gilt, other edges trimmed; in original acetate dust-jacket, board slip case, and publisher's matching numbered box.

A fine copy.

From the library of bibliophile and long-standing Grolier Club member David Allen Fraser (1911-2003).

Sold for $473
Estimated at $600 - $900


 

London: Collins, (1950). First and limited edition, #69/125 numbered copies signed by Flint and with an original drawing by him. Folio. (x), 188 pp. Illustrated with an original red conté crayon drawing on blue wove paper, by Flint, of Audrey Fildes as Amanda, from John Vanbrugh's 1696 comedy, The Relapse; hinge-mounted, in mat, in publisher's sleeve; 7 3/4 x 6 3/4 in. (197 x 171 mm). Further illustrated with color reproductions of drawings by Flint. Original quarter crushed red niger over oatmeal cloth, spine lettered in gilt; top edge gilt, other edges trimmed; in original acetate dust-jacket, board slip case, and publisher's matching numbered box.

A fine copy.

From the library of bibliophile and long-standing Grolier Club member David Allen Fraser (1911-2003).

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