The Ingoldsby Legends by Thomas Ingoldsby (Dent, 1949) illustrated by Arthur Rackham
The Ingoldsby Legends, or Mirth & Marvels
J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd., reprint 1949
Illustrations by Arthur Rackham including twelve colour plates.
Hardback – publisher’s decorated cloth, titles in gilt to spine, decorated endpapers. 638pp including b/w illustrations plus colour plates. 7.75 x 6 inches approx. (198mm x 148mm).
Bump to tail of spine at front board juncture. Endpapers foxed, small split where bumped to front hinge; scattered foxing throughout, mainly to preliminaries and final few pages, otherwise generally clean; spotting to edges of page-block; some creasing to pages.
Overall, a nice, attractive copy.