The Adventures of Pinocchio (1892)

COLLODI C [pseud of LORENZIN Carlo 1826-1890]. MURRAY MA - translator.

The Story of a Puppet

Published: T Fisher Unwin, London

Date: 1892

16 mo, 2nd impression. In its contemporary decorative red and cream cloth covers, title in red, edges rubbed and soiled very slightly. Decorative spine, titles in red, edges very lightly bumped and rubbed. Internally, some light spotting to endpapers, ink name to fep (Katie Roberts), half title with Children's Library titles to verso, and the tissue guarded frontis present, [4], [1], 2-232 pp, 1 plate and 38 illustrations by Mazzanti.

E Mazzanti - see p321 Bland Hist of Book Illustration. C. Collodi, pseudonym of Carlo Lorenzini (born Nov. 24, 1826, Florence, Tuscany [Italy]—died Oct. 26, 1890, Florence), Italian author and journalist, best known as the creator of Pinocchio, the childlike puppet whose adventures delight children around the world.

Part of the Childrens Library Series, published in the same year as the first English impression, printed by R & R Clark, Limited, Edinburgh.

Very Good +

Decorative Cloth


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