THE WINDMILL - Stories, Essays, Poems & Pictures by Authors & Artists whose Works are published at the Sign of the Windmill

By: Callender, L. ( editor) ; Arthur Rackham ; Cecil Aldin ; Max Beerbohm ; et al.

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ix, (1), 226 pages; Quarto brown cloth over orange boards with gilt title on front cover. Corners rounded, boards toned, scattered foxing, quarter-size light yellow stain at top margin of last few leaves, one line quote from Walt Whitman neatly on halftitle. Wonderful illustrations (all are present) by C. Lovat Fraser, Max Beerbohm, Cecil Aldin (double page) and Arthur Rackham. This is a anthology of authors who had been published by William Heinemann over a period of 30 years. They include Galsworthy, Gosse, Sassoon, Masefield, Baring, Beerbohm, Swinburne, Hearn, Sackville-West, Zangwill, Crane, Symons, Morley, Maugham, Jack London and others. Many of the pieces in this group appear here for the first time. Profits from the sale of this book were given to the Royal Literary Fund. Included are facsimiles of manuscripts or letters by R. S. Stevenson, W. H. Page, Joseph Conrad, Henry James, A. C. Swinburne, Rutland Boughton and Laurence Sterne.

Title: THE WINDMILL - Stories, Essays, Poems & Pictures by Authors & Artists whose Works are published at the Sign of the Windmill

Author Name: Callender, L. ( editor) ; Arthur Rackham ; Cecil Aldin ; Max Beerbohm ; et al.

Categories: Childrens and Juvenile, Literature, Illustrated Books, Modern First Editions,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1923

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good-

Size: 4to

Seller ID: 42437

Keywords: C. Lovat Fraser Max Beerbohm Cecil Aldin Arthur Rackham Sign of the Windmill