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DULAC, Edmund.

Rare books by Edmund Dulac, including first editions, signed and finely bound copies, and original artwork.

By the age of sixteen Dulac had become known for his ability to render professional art-nouveau work. Raised and educated in Toulouse, he studied law for two years at the Lycée de Toulouse until he became disenchanted and moved to Paris, where he enrolled full time at the École des Beaux Arts in 1900.

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  1. Stories from the Arabian Nights.
    Signed limited edition, number 149 of 350 copies numbered and signed by the artist. It was this book that first announced Dulac's status as a popular artist, confirming him as "a direct challenger in the illustrated gift book market to the work of Arthur Rackham. Susan Lambert noted that, compared to Rackham, Dulac Learn More
    £3,000

    Stock Code: 107330

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  2. Lyrics Pathetic and Humorous from A to Z.
    First edition, portfolio issue. This deluxe edition is one of about 160 copies and was issued in 1909 (although the imprint states 1908), a year after the trade edition. It is in a much larger format than the standard edition and is extremely scarce. Learn More
    £4,500

    Stock Code: 102465

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  3. Lyrics Pathetic  Humorous from A to Z.
    First edition, first impression. A lovely copy. Learn More
    £850

    Stock Code: 72562

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  4. The Sleeping Beauty and Other Fairy Tales.
    Signed limited edition, number 172 of 1,000 copies signed by the artist. Learn More
    £1,750

    Stock Code: 107522

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  5. Stories from Hans Andersen.
    First US trade edition, first printing. Learn More
    £1,000

    Stock Code: 106367

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  6. Stories from Hans Andersen.
    Signed limited edition, deluxe issue. Number 23 of 100 specially bound copies, signed by the artist and printed on Japanese vellum. Learn More
    £3,850

    Stock Code: 107391

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  7. Sindbad the Sailor
    First Dulac edition. Learn More
    £650

    Stock Code: 102171

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  8. Sindbad the Sailor
    First Dulac edition. Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 111191

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  9. Treasure Island.
    £1,450

    Stock Code: 110582

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  10. The Daughters of the Stars.
    Signed limited edition, number 424 of 500 numbered copies signed by both author and illustrator. "Publication of this book encountered delays and difficulties because of the outbreak of World War II. Since paper and workmen were fast being commandeered by the British government, the book was rushed into print despite the... Learn More
    £1,000

    Stock Code: 102148

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