Quantity: 1 available
Square hardback, 9 x 8 inches. Grey/green paper covers with black illustrated lettering to spine and b&w lettering to front. with embossed colour illustration to front. Illustrated endpapers. In very good condition. Some fading to spine with some rubbing, ends slightly bumped and chipped, with bumps and small chips to corners of boards. Some rubbing to edges and edges of spine, small surface nick/tear to rear corner. Free sides of pictorial endpapers darkened. Neat pencil inscription to front “Raymond, with love and best wishes for a happy xmas, Wm. Giles.” Small tear to top edge of endpaper above inscription. A couple of minor light foxing spots starting on prelims and around page edges. Pages overall free and clean of handling marks, one tiny small tear to edge of page 6-7. Plates are all very clean and bright and unmarked, frontis plates has slight crease to top corner. Else an excellent clean and tight copy. 39pp. Illustrated with a decorative B&W title page, illustrated with 6 full-page colour plates.
Title: The Peek-A-Boo Farmers Told by May Byron. Illustrated by Chloe Preston.
Publisher: London, Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press, no date, circa 1920:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 83051
Keywords: Childrens May Byron, Chloe Preston, Illustrated, colour plates, farmers, childrens, peek-a-boo, humphrey milford, 1920’s