Granny's Wonderful Chair and Its Tales of Fairy Times, C1890's
Published: Griffith Farran Browne & Co. Limited, London
Pictorial board over cloth spine and decorative endpapers with eight beautifully illustrated full page colour plates including the tissue guarded frontispiece and many black & white illustrations within the text. A solid copy with bright upper board, some scuffing to the corners and rubbing to the edges, also rubbing and scuffing to the rear board and tips and edges of the spine. Internally clean and sharp, apart from water mark at bottom edge, close to the spine as seen in photos, age toning to the plates' edges, sporadic thumbing to a few pages and small closed edge tears to a couple of pages. Colour plates also clean and still very bright, a few of them with chipping around the edges, see photos. Previous owner's inscription, dated 1896 to pre title page. A good to very good copy. 94pp.
Seymour Lucas, Marie
Offered by Peter Foster Books