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Greenaway, Kate and Walter Crane
THE QUIVER OF LOVE. A COLLECTION OF VALENTINES ANCIENT AND MODERN. LONDON: MARCUS WARD & CO., 1876
LOT SOLD. 200 GBP
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Greenaway, Kate and Walter Crane
THE QUIVER OF LOVE. A COLLECTION OF VALENTINES ANCIENT AND MODERN. LONDON: MARCUS WARD & CO., 1876
LOT SOLD. 200 GBP
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Greenaway, Kate and Walter Crane
THE QUIVER OF LOVE. A COLLECTION OF VALENTINES ANCIENT AND MODERN. LONDON: MARCUS WARD & CO., 1876
8vo (218 x 165mm.), FIRST EDITION, frontispiece and 7 full page colour plates by Greenaway and Crane printed in gold and colour and mounted within printed borders, additional lithographed title printed in gold and colour, green cloth elaborately decorated in gilt with white centre label, bevelled edges, gilt edges, spine very slightly rubbed, occasional light spotting
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Literature

See Schuster & Engen 167

Catalogue Note

A RARE APPARENTLY UNRECORDED VARIANT BINDING, identical to that recorded in Schuster & Engen under reference 167 1b), but in green cloth rather than brown. 

Greenaway contributed the frontispiece and three other of the eight illustrations, all of which are present here (some copies only include five).

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