Sale: 366 / Rare Books including Marine Art, May 17./18. 2010 in Hamburg Lot 77

 
Kate Greenaway - 6 Bde. Almanache, (1 mit Widmung) 1883


 
77
Kate Greenaway
6 Bde. Almanache, (1 mit Widmung) 1883
Estimate:
€ 750 / $ 855
Sold:
€ 840 / $ 957

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Greenaway. - 5 small almanacs and 1 alphabet by K. Greenaway from 1883-1925, of which 1 with autogr. dedication. Orig. bindings.Small collection of nice almanacs and a miniature alphabet by Kate Greenaway, most in first version. "The first Almanack of 1883 alone has been recorded in at least nine separate variations, some rebound by zealous Greenaway collectors to make them very special vellum covered or morocco bound 'keepsakes'." (Schuster/E.). - Contains: I: Almanack for 1883. [London], G. Routledge 1883. - Schuster/Engen 3, 1a. - II: Almanack for 1884. Ibidem. 1884. - Schuster/Engen 4, 2a. - III: Idem. - Schuster/Engen 4, 2e. - IV: Almanack for 1890. Ibidem. 1890. - Schuster/Engen 10, 8a. Half title with autographed dedication by K. Greenaway. - V: Almanack for 1925. [London], F. Warne 1925. - Schuster/Engen 18, 16a. - VI: Alphabet. London, G. Routledge no date [1885]. - Schuster/Engen 23, 1a. - With minor traces of use.5 almanacs and 1 miniature alphabet (first edition) by Kate Greenaway, one with autrograph dedication. Orig. bindings. - With negligible signs of use.
77
Kate Greenaway
6 Bde. Almanache, (1 mit Widmung) 1883
Estimate:
€ 750 / $ 855
Sold:
€ 840 / $ 957

(incl. 20% surcharge)