A Dish of Apples. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham (1921)

Author: Eden Phillpotts

Book ID: 63960

Price: 225.00

A Dish of Apples. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. London: Hodder & Stoughthon, [1921]. First Edition. Publisher’s pictorial rose-grey cloth, upper board and backstrip blocked and lettered in dark red. A very good copy.

Illustrated with three colour plates and seven black & white drawings by Arthur Rackham. In addition a previous owner  has tipped-in twelve colour illustrations from Rackham’s ‘Peter Pan.’ 

A collection of eight poems, each on a different variety of apple. In a letter to the illustrator the author Eden Phillpotts commented: ‘I am immensely pleased at the charm and originality of your most attractive drawings. The humour of them especially drew me.’

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