Lot 763: Haggard (Henry Rider). Child of Storm, 1st American edition, Longmans, Green & Co., New York, 1913, 3 plates including colour frontispiece, original red cloth gilt in frayed dust jacket priced at $1.35, together with The Wanderer's Necklace, 1st English edition, Cassell & Co., 1914, 4 plates including colour frontispiece, some spotting, heaviest at front and to text block edges, original brown cloth gilt, minor marks, plus The Holy Flower, 1st English edition, Ward, Lock & Co., 1915, 16 plates, 16 pp. publisher's adverts at rear, some spotting, adhesion marks to front pastedown from previous label removal, original blue cloth gilt, a little rubbed to extremities, all with ownership signature of Roger Allen to front pastedowns, the last two with colour photocopy facsimile dust jackets supplied, all 8vo. Whatmore F40.6.c; F41; F42. (3)
Dominic Winter's Children’s & Illustrated Books Auction June 2015
Thursday, 11th June 2015
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