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Ransome, Arthur
PETER DUCK. LONDON: JONATHAN CAPE, 1932
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 2,625 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
247
Ransome, Arthur
PETER DUCK. LONDON: JONATHAN CAPE, 1932
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 2,625 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Ransome, Arthur
PETER DUCK. LONDON: JONATHAN CAPE, 1932
8vo (198 x 134mm.), FIRST EDITION, AUTOGRAPH POSTCARD SIGNED LOOSELY INSERTED, frontispiece and other illustrations by the author, 2pp. publisher's advertisement inserted at end, original green cloth lettered in gilt, pictorial endpapers printed in dark green, light green, black and red, DUST-JACKET, creases and soiling to postcard, some spotting to dust-jacket, dust-jacket frayed at extremities and with abrasion (not affecting text) to lower panel
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Literature

Hammond, Ransome A27(a)

Catalogue Note

The postcard, postmarked from 1945, is addressed to Brian Field-Hyde of Tettenhall College, Wolverhampton. The author states that he is "glad you like them. And thank you for NOT asking questions..." It is signed "Arthur Ransome" and is on a postcard featuring a printed border of Ransome's own illustrations.

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