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Lot 139

Defoe (Daniel) The Life and strange surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe..., 1/535, ill. E.McKnight Kauffer, 1929 & others, illustrated (18)

Hammer Price: £90

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Defoe (Daniel) The Life and strange surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe..., one of 535 copies, pochoir plates by E.McKnight Kauffer, original pictorial cloth blocked in silver, uncut, mottled and faded, Etchells & MacDonald, 1929 § Young (Francis Brett) Portrait of a Village, wood-engravings by Joan Hassall, signed and inscribed by Hassall "...this book, being the onlie begetter of our friendship, is offered with gratitude and affection" on half-title and with accompanying A.L.s. loosely inserted, original cloth, rubbed, spine faded, 1937; and 16 others, illustrated, 4to & 8vo (18)

Full Lot Details

Defoe (Daniel) The Life and strange surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe..., one of 535 copies, pochoir plates by E.McKnight Kauffer, original pictorial cloth blocked in silver, uncut, mottled and faded, Etchells & MacDonald, 1929 § Young (Francis Brett) Portrait of a Village, wood-engravings by Joan Hassall, signed and inscribed by Hassall "...this book, being the onlie begetter of our friendship, is offered with gratitude and affection" on half-title and with accompanying A.L.s. loosely inserted, original cloth, rubbed, spine faded, 1937; and 16 others, illustrated, 4to & 8vo (18)

Lot 139

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