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Hardback, 8vo. approx 7 x 5 inches. In maroon full calf leather fine binding by “Bickers & Son.” With decorative gilt paneled boards, crest to front, raised banding and gilt lettering to leather spine label, with full gilt decorations. Marbled endpapers and page edges. In very good near fine condition. Some fading to spine, some minor surface marks to boards. Else cover clean and smart. Prize label to front “Richard Loudon McCreery, from Edward M. Hawtrey, St. Michaels School, Westgate-On-Sea. Dec 1910.” Binders stamp to blank endpaper corner. Inside pages all very clean and tight throguhout. Else a very good clean and tight copy. 330pp. With B&W illustrations, full-page and in text by Linley Sambourne. Kingsley’s tale of a boy chimney sweep.
Title: The Water-Babies. A Fairy Tale for a Land Baby. With One Hundred illustrations by Linley Sambourne.
Categories: ENGLISH LITERATURE,
Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co., 1920:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 84451
Keywords: ENGLISH LITERATURE CHARLES KINGSLEY, Water-Babies, Fairy Tale, Land Baby, illustrations, Linley Sambourne, chimney sweep, leather, Fine Binding, Bickers & Son, Prize label, Richard Loudon McCreery, from Edward M. Hawtrey, St. Michaels School, Westgate-On-Sea,