The Jackdaw of Rheims by Thomas Ingoldsby, 1st/1st, 1913

The Jackdaw of Rheims by Thomas Ingoldsby, 1st/1st, 1913

£650.00Price

London: Gay & Hancock, (1913). SIGNED. First edition. This is a near fine copy and is limited to 100 copies, this being the 74th. The large vellum boards are sharp at the corners. The front gilt illustrations are beautifully elaborate and catch the eye. The Charles Folkard signature is in black ink and without inscription. Each of the 11 tipped colour plates are present and beautifully done. Overall, this copy is highly collectible and in near fine condition. About a jackdaw which steals the ring of a cardinal and is subsequently made a saint.