Jonathan Swift Gulliver’s Travels Illustrated by Arthur Rackham First Edition by
Temple Press 1937
The First Edition Online Bookstore has the collectable children’s illustrated book
Arthur Rackham Gulliver’s Travels for sale. Gulliver’s Travels was written by Jonathan
Swift. This is the Arthur Rackham Gulliver’s Travels Temple Press edition first
published in 1937, and is thus regarded as the first edition book.
The Arthur Rackham Gulliver’s Travels original publisher's red binding measures 6.50
x 9.25 inches (approx) with title and author details blind stamped to the front board
and gilt lettering to the spine. The Arthur Rackham Gulliver’s Travels binding is
in Very Good condition with slight fading to the front board, and more prominent
fading to the spine, slight shelf wear to the top and bottom of the spine, and a
small tear to the cloth at the edge of the spine.
Arthur Rackham Gulliver’s Travels has 291 printed pages which are in Very Good to
Near Fine condition with light age toning to the extreme edges. This book has been
inscribed to the front free endpaper.
There are 12 superb Arthur Rackham full colour plate illustrations as follows:
1. Frontispiece: Released from the Stings Raises and Stretches Himself
2. The Emperor of Lilliput Reviews His Troops
3. Gulliver Seizes the Enemy’s Fleet
4. The Lilliputian Tailors Measure Gulliver for a New Suit of Clothes
5. Gulliver is Struck with Fear at First Sight of the Brobdingnagian Reapers
6. Gulliver Kisses the Queen of Brobdingnagia’s Hand
7. Gulliver’s Combat With the Wasps
8. Apples Came Tumbling About My Ears
9. Gulliver’s Encounter With The Frog
10. A Laputian Gentleman Taking a Walk
11. Two of those Sages…Like Pedlars Among Us
12. The Struldbrugs
There are additionally numerous Arthur Rackham black and white illustrations throughout
this collectable Arthur Rackham illustrated book.
Arthur Rackham Gulliver’s Travels is a very attractive and collectable children’s
illustrated book from The First Edition Online Bookstore that will make a great addition
to any Arthur Rackham illustrated book collection, illustrated book collection or
any children’s illustrated book collection.