Rime of The Ancient Mariner First Edition Samuel Taylor Coleridge Rare Book 1910 Illustrated by Willy Pogany

 

GLOBAL RARE BOOKS

THE RIME OF THE ANCIENT MARINER First Edition

first-edition-rime-of-the-ancient-mariner

first-editions first-editions-rare-books HOME rare-books


Arthur Rackham
Rare Books

 




rime-of-the-ancient-mariner-1st-edition

THE RIME OF THE ANCIENT MARINER

rime-of-the-ancient-mariner-1st-edition-rare-books
Pogany-Coleridge
Pogany-Ancient-Mariner
Pogany-Coleridge-Rime
Rime-Ancient-Mariner-Rare-Book
ancient-mariner-coleridge-pogany



THE RIME OF THE ANCIENT

MARINER



Presented by Willy Pogany.

PUBLISHED: George Harrap & Co., London.

1910



Folio, First Edition Thus, pale green cloth boards elaborately

decorated in gilt on front cover and spine, dimensions 12

1/2" X 9 1/2", approx. 120 pages, un paginated, decorated

end papers. Book features beautiful illustrations by Willy

Pogany with 20 fine tipped in full page color plates and 30

full page color line illustrations plus art integrated with text.

The text has ornate titles, script and decorated edges and

pages throughout, top edge gilt. Coleridge's longest major

verse, The Rime Of The Ancient Mariner
, relates the

supernatural events experienced by a mariner on a long

sea voyage.


A illustrated and design masterpiece.



Boards are in good condition and show the following wear:

Light sunning on front cover and spine, spine tips and

corners show wear, with some cloth loss on corners.

Front lower corner has a  crimp but not showing through

 on back of cover. The book has a slight bow. The binding

is firm and the gilding on the cover and spine is good

(see photos). Interior is in very good condition with light

sporadic spotting, There are two former owners' signatures

on front end page, light edge foxing on title page and last

two pages, two pages have a 1 1/2" mended edge tear

(hard to see), not affecting image.

All other pages are very good.

 

Water, water, every where,

And all the boards did shrink;

Water, water, every where,

Nor any drop to drink.

PRICE: U.S.$325

The-rime-of-the-ancient-mariner INCLUDES FREE SHIPPING.

 

Rime-Ancient-Mariner-Coleridge
Coleridge-Willy-Pogany
Samuel-Taylor-Coleridge
Willy-Pogany-Ancient-Mariner
Rime-Ancient-Mariner-Willy-Pogany

Click on images to see larger pictures.

Rime-Ancient-Mariner-First-Edition
Willy-Pogany-Samuel-Taylor-Coleridge

Back to top.

the-rime-of-the-ancient-mariner-1st-edition

Rime-of-the-ancient-mariner-rare-book
backhouse-court-of-peking
rare-books-1st-editions
eight-years-in-ceylon-samuel-baker
The Rime of The Ancient Mariner First Edition

Copyright © 2005-2007 Global Rare Books. All Rights Reserved.