Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham (1917)
Book ID: 67162
Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens. London: Hodder & Stoughton, (1917). Later Edition. Dark olive cloth boards with gilt decoration to upper cover, and gilt lettering to spine. Light fading to upper margins of cloth, spotting to endpapers, neat gift inscription (Christmas 1917) to free endpaper; otherwise a nice bright copy.
Illustrated with 24 coloured plates by Arthur Rackham, all with captioned tissue guards.
The first book to appear with the title of ‘Peter Pan’ was published in 1906 to which Arthur Rackham provided 50 magnificent colour illustrations. Reprinted many times, this issue was printed in 1917.