Cinderella. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham (1919)
Book ID: 66022
Cinderella. Retold by C.S. Evans and Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. London: Heinemann, 1919. First Edition. Pictorial paper boards and endpapers, in publisher’s dust jacket. Light wear to jacket & offsetting to title page, otherwise a nice bright copy.
Frontispiece colour illustration & title page with numerous silhouette illustrations throughout the text.
“It is immediately clear that Rackham is a master of the medium (silhouette), being able to evoke character and humour by profile and gesture alone, and allowing the two dimensional effect of his pen work to lead the reader through the book and keep the story going.” (Hamilton, 118).