Publisher: Longmans, Green and Co,
Date of Publication: 1904
Stock Code: 5665
FIRST EDITION. Octavo, pp xiii, , 350. 8 colour plates including frontispiece with tissue guard and 22 full-page plates as called for, plus 20 illustrations within text, all by H J Ford. Original bright brown cloth with gilt titles to spine; fairy motifs gilt blocked to spine and upper board. Aeg; pictorial brown endpapers with fairy illustrations in silver. Cover cloth a little rubbed and lightly soiled. Scattered foxing as usual otherwise a clean slightly shaken copy. Overall a good copy.
Ninth title in the Colour Fairy series, including stories from Africa, America and Australia.