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KATE GREENAWAY: A Biography.
Edition: First US printing.
New York: Schocken, 1981. dj. Hardcover first edition - A profusely illustrated biography of this children's illustrator and artist. Index, notes, list of books illustrated by Greenaway. Genealogical chart on endpapers. 240 pgs. ISBN: 0-8052-37755.
Condition: Ex-library copy with the usual markings, but overall very good condition (corner of front endpaper clipped) in a near fine unmarked dust jacket.Book ID: 57931More details Price: $18.50
Edition: First printing.
London: Victor Gollancz, Ltd., 1939. dj. Hardcover first edition - "Sometime-Never is lived on a Transatlantic liner one New Year's Eve, within the bonus hour of the westward crossing, when the clock each day is put back sixty minutes. Fearful of the hates of life today, Clare Leighton weaves into this unreckoned hour her perfect year-built up from the ordinary life about us. " IAlthough best known for her woodcuts, this has been ilustrated by the author with many lithographs, some whimsical, some very striking, some full-page, others used as chapter headings and footers and en texte. 178 pp.
Condition: Near fine in blue cloth in a very good dust jacket with some foxing (most noticeable on the flaps and the interior of the dj) and a bit of chipping to the ends of the spine.Book ID: 59665More details Price: $100.00