The Legend of the Glorious Adventures of Tyl Ulenspiegel in the Land of Flanders and Elsewhere

By: Charles De Coster

Price: £330.00

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Special edition of this book, bound in vellum with gold lettering. Book states there were only twelve copies printed of which ten are for sale, this is number 9.Translated from the French by Geoffrey Whitworth. There are twenty woodcut illustrations by Albert Delstanche, these are pulled by hand and each signed by the artist, real signatures not facsimiles.Illustrations are clean and protected by tissue guards, other pages have occasional foxing spots as do a few tissue guards this has protected the illustrations only very slight very light tiny spots on the illustrations, half title page is a little more foxed than the others. Endpapers are lightly foxed and outer edges of untrimmed pages are browned. Outer vellum covers are a little yellowed on edges and on spine, rear bottom left corner has small crease, top edges of pages are gold, this is dull and worn away in places,some light marking and a little dusty from age. For all its faults a pleasing, sound copy of a rare book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST

Title: The Legend of the Glorious Adventures of Tyl Ulenspiegel in the Land of Flanders and Elsewhere

Author Name: Charles De Coster

Illustrator: Albert Delstanche

Categories: Antiquarian, Signed Copies, Illustrated,

Edition: Signed Ltd. Edition

Publisher: London, Chatto and Windus: 1918

Binding: Vellum

Book Condition: Good Plus

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Hardcover

Inscription: Signed by Artist

Size: 22 X 16 Cms

Seller ID: 003884

Keywords: Woodcut Illustration. Signed Copy. Limited Edition. Vellum Binding. Antiquarian. NOISBN,