Publisher: A & C Black, Ltd, London;
Date of Publication: 1928
Stock Code: 5889
FIRST EDITION. Quarto, pp viii, 94,  catalogue. 8 colour plates including frontispiece, 8 black-and-white plates and numerous line drawings within text. Quarter blue cloth with gilt titles to spine; leaf-patterned paper-covered boards with pictorial title onlay to upper board. Pictorial silhouette endpapers. Spine rubbed with minor wear to tips; boards worn at edges and corners with small loss of paper. Moderate foxing, mainly to prelims and textblock edge, and a couple of leaves corner creased to margin only. 2 colour and 2 black-and-white plates detached with associated minor nicks & creases to edge; minor stains to margin of 1 colour plate. Square offsetting stain affecting p 82 and facing plate. No annotation or inscriptions. A Good copy.
Exquisitely illustrated fairy story, scarce with the full complement of plates.