The Rhinegold & The Valkyrie WITH Siegfried & The Twilight of the Gods

The Rhinegold & The Valkyrie WITH Siegfried & The Twilight of the Gods

£4,500
Illustrator

Rackham, Arthur

Publisher

Heinemann

Author

Wagner, Richard; Armour, Margaret (Trans.)

Reference

1353

Two volumes complete - Volume I - Rhinegold, ix, [1], 159pp, [1], thirty-four colour illustrations tipped on to brown paper and Volume II - Siegfried, (published in 1911), ix, [1], 181pp, [3], thirty colour illustrations tipped on to brown paper.

Original full vellum, gilt to spines and upper covers, t.e.g. Spine of Rhinegold slightly rubbed and faded, Siegfried lacks tie, some light spotting to covers, some off setting from brown paper to next text leaf, but generally quite bright and clean. Each illustration with titled tissue guard.

Rhinegold is number two hundred and fifty-one of eleven hundred copies, Siegfried is number five hundred and eighty-eight, both signed by Rackham to limitation leaf. Both housed in a leather entry cloth slipcase

Period

4to

Year

Good

Jacket Condition

No Jacket

Binding

Full Vellum

Book Type

Limited Edition

Publish Place

London

Publish Year

1910

Edition

First Edition

Literature

Signed by Illustrator

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