February 18, 2021 10:00 EST

Books & Manuscripts

 
  Lot 60
 

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[Literature] [Beardsley, Aubrey]
The Yellow Book: An Illustrated Quarterly

London: Elkin Mathews, et al., April 1894-April 1897. In thirteen volumes. Later issues (without ads at rear, and with "April" spelled correctly on front board of first volume). 8vo. Edited by Henry Harland. Original pictorial yellow cloth, stamped in black, scattered minor soiling to boards, spine slightly darkened; all edges trimmed; partially unopened; scattered foxing to text and plates; offsetting to front and rear paste-downs; first, fourth, eighth, and ninth volumes in original glassines, variously worn. Lasner 65.

Literary and artistic contributions by Aubrey Beardsley, Max Beerbohm, Kenneth Grahame, John Singer Sargent, Walter Sickert, W.B. Yeats, Edmund Gosse, Walter Crane, Henry James, Baron Corvo (Frederick Rolfe), H.G. Wells, et al.

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Estimated at $500 - $800


 

London: Elkin Mathews, et al., April 1894-April 1897. In thirteen volumes. Later issues (without ads at rear, and with "April" spelled correctly on front board of first volume). 8vo. Edited by Henry Harland. Original pictorial yellow cloth, stamped in black, scattered minor soiling to boards, spine slightly darkened; all edges trimmed; partially unopened; scattered foxing to text and plates; offsetting to front and rear paste-downs; first, fourth, eighth, and ninth volumes in original glassines, variously worn. Lasner 65.

Literary and artistic contributions by Aubrey Beardsley, Max Beerbohm, Kenneth Grahame, John Singer Sargent, Walter Sickert, W.B. Yeats, Edmund Gosse, Walter Crane, Henry James, Baron Corvo (Frederick Rolfe), H.G. Wells, et al.

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