Fairyland.


Deluxe edition. #603 of 1000 numbered copies, signed by the artist. Folio. [ii], 166pp, coloured frontis, 18 coloured plates with lettered tissue guards, 32 b&w plates - all tipped-in - numerous text illustrations, pictorial endpapers; list of subscribers at the rear. Original blue cloth, decorated in gilt; corners and head and tail of spine rubbed, two faint water stains to the upper board. Top edges gilt. Endpapers with a few light marks; a faint water stain, becoming fainter, at top fore-corner of pp49-70 (includes three of the leaves on which coloured plates are mounted, and two of the b&w plates, but does not affect them); a few text pages slightly creased. The b&w plates a trifle offset, as often. A very good clean copy, with the plates in excellent condition.

Title: Fairyland.

Author Name: OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul (illustrator); with verses by Annie R. Rentoul and stories by Grenbry Outhwaite & Annie R. Rentoul.

Categories: Australia,

Publisher: Melbourne, Ramsay Publishing: 1926

Seller ID: 35558

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