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“ONE OF THE GREATEST OF AMERICAN ILLUSTRATED BOOKS”

SAUNDERS, Louise. Knave of Hearts. New York, 1925. First edition of "one of the greatest of American illustrated books" (Porter, 84), the last and most lavish children's book illustrated by Maxfield Parrish, with mounted cover design, pictorial endpapers, 14 full-page color plates, and nine in-text color illustrations. $4600.

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“ONE OF THE GREATEST OF AMERICAN ILLUSTRATED BOOKS”

SAUNDERS, Louise. The Knave of Hearts. New York, 1925. First edition of "one of the greatest of American illustrated books" (Porter, 84), the last and most lavish children's book illustrated by Maxfield Parrish, with mounted cover design, pictorial endpapers, 14 full-page color plates, and nine in-text color illustrations. $4000.

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MAXFIELD PARRISH’S CELEBRATED KNAVE OF HEARTS

(PARRISH, Maxfield) SAUNDERS, Louise. Knave of Hearts. Racine, Wisconsin, 1925.

Second edition (first edition of the spiral-bound format), published the same year as the first, of Parrish’s last book commission, lavishly illustrated with 23 vibrant paintings. $850.

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FIRST MAXFIELD PARRISH-ILLUSTRATED EDITION OF KENNETH GRAHAME'S DREAM DAYS, 1902

GRAHAME, Kenneth. Dream Days. London and New York, 1902.

First Parrish-illustrated edition, American issue, of Grahame’s “convincingly unsentimental picture of childhood” (Lessing & Ousby), with frontispiece, illustrated title page, eight rich full-page photogravures, and six tailpieces by the incomparable Maxfield Parrish, in beautiful publisher's pictorial cloth-gilt. $650.

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