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The Legend of the Glorious Adventures of Tyl Ulenspiegel  in the Land of Flanders and Elsewhere, Charles De Coster

Author Name    Charles De Coster

Title   The Legend of the Glorious Adventures of Tyl Ulenspiegel in the Land of Flanders and Elsewhere

Binding   Vellum

Book Condition   Good Plus

Jacket Condition   No Jacket

Type   Hardcover

Edition   Signed Ltd. Edition

Size   22 X 16 Cms

Publisher   London Chatto and Windus 1918

Illustrator   Albert Delstanche

Inscription   Signed by Artist

Seller ID   003884

Special edition of this book, bound in vellum with gold lettering. Book states there were only twelve copies printed of which ten are for sale, this is number 9.Translated from the French by Geoffrey Whitworth. There are twenty woodcut illustrations by Albert Delstanche, these are pulled by hand and each signed by the artist, real signatures not facsimiles.Illustrations are clean and protected by tissue guards, other pages have occasional foxing spots as do a few tissue guards this has protected the illustrations only very slight very light tiny spots on the illustrations, half title page is a little more foxed than the others. Endpapers are lightly foxed and outer edges of untrimmed pages are browned. Outer vellum covers are a little yellowed on edges and on spine, rear bottom left corner has small crease, top edges of pages are gold, this is dull and worn away in places,some light marking and a little dusty from age. For all its faults a pleasing, sound copy of a rare book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST

Price = 330.00 GBP



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