[Hugh Thomson, illustrator]; Barrie, Sir James M.
Title THE ADMIRABLE CRICHTON
Book Condition Very good
Edition First Thus
Publisher London Hodder and Stoughton N.D. 
Illustrator Hugh Thomson
Seller ID 153
R4to (10¼" x 12¼"). pp. [vii]; . Edition de Luxe. Number 5 of 500 signed by Hugh Thomson on the limitation page. Unsigned full vellum publisher's binding by Hugh Thomson with elaborate Art Nouveau gilt decoration and lettering on both the front board and spine; top edge gilt, deckled fore and bottom edges. Includes 20 tipped in full color plates with captioned tissue guards, numerous b/w textual illustrations, and a Leicester Galleries announcement for the sale of the original water color drawings for the book laid in. Light wear to the extremities, light foxing to the eps, with slight bowing to the boards and ribbon ties missing as usual. Ccontemporary Arts & Crafts bookplate on front paste-down. Spielmann and Jerrold 58.
Hugh Thomson, illustrated, signed, publisher's binding, fine binding, vellum,