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Tall hardback, 10 x 7 inches. Blue cloth binding, extensive gilt decoration and vignette to front board, gilt lettering and decoration to spine. Top page edges gilt. Plain endpapers. In very good condition. Spine darkened, rubbed with small chips to cloth at ends. Corners bumped. Scratch to rear board. Some minor darkening to endpapers with neat inscription to front “To my Darling Helen, with love from Auntie Bee & Uncle Harry.” Some minor light foxing to prelims, some faint minor staining to edge of frontis plate, and to top edges of some inside plates. Some mild to moderate foxing to inside pages, else overall a very clean and tight copy. 379pp. Illustrated with 32 full-page colour plates by Warwick Goble, all with titled tissue guards.
Title: The Fairy Book. The Best and Popular Fairy Stories Selected and Rendered Anew. By the author of "John Halifax, Gentleman". With 32 Illustrations in Colour by Warwick Goble.
Categories: Illustrated Books,
Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co. 1913 (1st illustrated edition.):
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 84044
Keywords: Illustrated Books GOBLE, WARWICK, MRS. CRAIK, The Fairy Book, John Halifax Gentleman, Macmillan & Co., 1913, 1st, Illustrated,