1944 Collectible: Green Mansions, by W. H. Hudson, illustrated by E. McKnight Kauffer

By (author)W. H. Hudson


Green Mansions is a classic novel by W. H. Hudson, first published in 1904. The story follows the adventures of a young man named Abel, who travels to the South American jungle in search of gold. Along the way, he encounters a mysterious young woman named Rima, who lives in the forest and is rumored to be part bird. Abel is immediately drawn to Rima and the two form a deep connection, but their relationship is complicated by their vastly different backgrounds and the dangers of the jungle. The novel is a romantic and mystical tale that explores themes of love, nature, and the clash between civilization and the natural world.

This vintage edition of Green Mansions is a beautiful collector’s item, featuring stunning illustrations by E. McKnight Kauffer and a foreword by John Galsworthy. The book is in excellent condition, with a printed hardcover and gilt-stamped lettering on the spine. The original slipcase is included, although it shows signs of wear and tear.

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Green Mansions, by W. H. Hudson, illustrated by E. McKnight Kauffer. Foreword by John Galsworthy, Random House, New York, 1944. 303 pages.

Beautiful vintage edition, in original slipcase.

Printed hardcover with yellow spine, gilt stamped lettering on spine. Beautifully illustrated. As good as new. Owner’s name signed lightly on title page and dated 1945. Original slipcase has signs of wear and rips along edges and spine.

SKU: ea9d78ef4ebf
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Weight .57 kg
Dimensions 23 × 15 × 3 cm




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