Grey House on the Hill, The: RACKHAM, Arthur, illustrator; GREENE, The Hon. Mrs Grey House on the Hill, The: RACKHAM, Arthur, illustrator; GREENE, The Hon. Mrs Grey House on the Hill, The: RACKHAM, Arthur, illustrator; GREENE, The Hon. Mrs Grey House on the Hill, The: RACKHAM, Arthur, illustrator; GREENE, The Hon. Mrs

Grey House on the Hill, The

RACKHAM, Arthur, illustrator; GREENE, The Hon. Mrs

Published by London: Thomas Nelson, 1903, 1903
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Pretty In Pink[RACKHAM, Arthur, illustrator]. GREEN, [Louisa Lelias], The Hon. Mrs. The Grey House on the Hill. London, Edinburgh and New York: Thomas Nelson and Sons, [1903].First Rackham-illustrated edition, first issue, printed on pink paper. Octavo (7 3/16 x 4 7/8 in; 182 x 124 mm). 205, [1, blank], [2, adv.] pp. Title-page printed in red and black on white paper as issued. Eight full page color plates by Arthur Rackham. Publisher's original blue cloth, front cover and spine blind-stamped in a conventional all-over patternand lettered in gilt. A color variant not noted by Riall or Latimore and Haskell. A near fine copy with just the lightest amount of rubbing to extremities and a few leaves with light creases at upper corners.Exceptionally rare with no copy having appeared at auction for twenty-nine years.Originally published in 1870 with the subtitle "Buy the Truth and Sell It Not: A Tale for the Young," it is the morally uplifting story of two boys who learn the Christian way.Riall, p. 51; Latimore and Haskell p. 21. Bookseller Inventory # 03448

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Title: Grey House on the Hill, The

Publisher: London: Thomas Nelson, 1903

Publication Date: 1903

Edition: 1st Edition

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