Inscribed by Author. (1929)

GEMMELL. MARION. ---- Signed by Author.

MUMMY'S BEDTIME STORY BOOK. BY MARION.

Published: Cecil Palmer. London. No Date. 1929.

Date: 1929

FIRST EDITION. 4to. (11.3 x 9 inches). Inscribed by the author on the blank verso of the frontispiece ' To Iva with very best wishes from Marion A Gemmell 28 Aug 43'. 56pp, plus 2 sets of colour illustrated (yellow and blue) endpapers by Jessie M King. Fully illustrated with Frontispiece and 11 full page plates, plus several smaller colour illustrations, in fact every page is illustrated, in the margins of the text pages. Original full colour paper covered boards by King. Some light foxing to a few pages and board edges suffering from some minor rubbing and bumping to the edges otherwise a very good copy of this fragile and beautiful book. An uncommon title, rare signed by the author.

£1000

Offered by Paul Foster