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THE VICAR OF WAKEFIELD
Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1506700
1st thus. 1985. Softcover. Very good condition.

Pictorial cardwraps. Harraps Illustrated Classics series. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0245542701. Slight edge wear and a little browning to covers. Contents clean.
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THE VICAR OF WAKEFIELD
Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1303332
1st. 1929. Hardback. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A jovial domestic portrayal of Goldsmith's classic. 12 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Dark blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette. 232 pages. Top edge gilt. Spine and corners bumped else a bright copy. Light foxing to outer page edges and light browning to first few and last few pages. White pictorial wrapper is edge chipped, slightly grubby, price-cut and has a 2" closed tear to top edge of front panel.
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THE VICAR OF WAKEFIELD
Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 595605
1st. 1929. Hardback. Slightly better than very good condition.

Publisher's de-luxe binding. Olive green morocco with gilt titles. Front cover has coloured leather inlaid illustration. Pictorial endpapers. 12 colour plates. A handsome book. Light bump to one edge of front cover. A little bumping to spine. A few brown marks to rear cover. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. All plates are present and in fine condition - a really lovely copy of this special publishers edition.
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THE VICAR OF WAKEFIELD
Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 378786
1st USA. 1929. Hardback. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

This is the U.S. edition. Light blue cloth, gilt vignettes and titles to spine and front cover. Top edges gilt. White design on green endpapers. 232 pages. 10 x 7.5". 12 colour plates. B/w text illustrations. Spine very slightly bumped and rubbed. Top 2" of spine and a tiny section to top edge of rear cover faded. A few tiny spots to edge of textblock. Endpapers are browned. Dustwrapper is edge torn with tape repairs on verso, loss to top of spine and slightly grubby on rear panel.
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THE VICAR OF WAKEFIELD
Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 590317
1ST. 1929. Hardback. Very good condition.

A jovial domestic portrayal of Goldsmith's classic. 12 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Dark blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette. 232 pages. Top edge gilt. Spine and corners are bumped. A few light marks to rear cover. Foxing to endpapers, prelims and outer page edges. Front hinge next to frontis and title page is cracked. All plates are present and beautifully bright!
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THE VICAR OF WAKEFIELD
Illustrated by V.A. Poirson.
Stock no. 427437
1889. Hardback. Almost very good condition.

Grey cloth with gilt titles and brown decorations. Colour illustrations. All edges gilt. Spine is browned and chipped to top. Some wear and light fraying to corners. Prize plate to front pastedown with ink inscription. Front and rear joints are cracked. Foxing to prelims and endpapers. Contents are mostly bright and clean.
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THE VICAR OF WAKEFIELD
Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 576038
1ST. 1929. Hardback. Slightly better than very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A jovial domestic portrayal of Goldsmith's classic. 12 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Dark blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette. 232 pages. Top edge gilt. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Tiny bookseller's sticker to front pastedown. Hinge between frontis and half-title page cracked. Contents fine. A few tiny foxspots to edge of textblock. Pictorial wrapper is soiled and torn with loss at edges.
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THE VICAR OF WAKEFIELD
Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 321289
1st. 1929. Hardback. Very good condition.

Publisher's de-luxe binding. Olive green morocco with gilt titles. Front cover has coloured leather inlaid illustration. Pictorial endpapers. 12 colour plates. A handsome book. Boards a little rubbed to edges. Some erased pencil writing (faint) to verso of Front endpaper Endpapers browned. Contents otherwise clean and bright. Front joint cracked. Tear to middle of one page at joint. Generally a superb 1st edition.
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THE VICAR OF WAKEFIELD
Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 576259
1st. 1929. Hardback. Fine condition.

Deluxe edition limited to 775 copies (575 for England and 200 for the United States). Bound in vellum with gold lettering and border to front cover. Gold titles and vignette to spine. Top edge gilt, others uncut. 232 pages. 10.25 x 8". 12 coloured plates and 22 b/w drawings. Grey-green and white pictorial endpapers. SIGNED by Rackham. This is copy no. 133 of the American issue. This is a stunning copy with no marks on the vellum other than a tiny rub to the edge of the rear cover and a small crack (0.5") at top and tail of the spine. The front endpaper has a 0.5" closed margin tear, there is a tiny gold gallery label to the rear pastedown, otherwise the contents are fine with all plates present and no foxing. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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THE VICAR OF WAKEFIELD
Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 662550
1st thus. 1929. Hardback. Very good condition.

A jovial domestic portrayal of Goldsmith's classic. 12 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Dark blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette. 232 pages. Top edge gilt. Faint scuff marks to front cover. Top and tail of spine and corners slightly worn. Small foxspots to prelims and a few margins. A nice copy.
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