Scarce early Kate Greenaway 1875 1st edition Turnaside Cottage by Mary Senior Clark Has a colour frontispiece [unsigned] and 4 b/w plates [initialled KG] by Kate Greenaway. Plain end-papers marked, grazed patch at edge of rear endpaper. 199 pages plus 24 pages of publisher’s adverts; occasional fox speckling and marks, a few light corner creases. 175 x 125 mm [approx. 7” x 5”] 8vo Dark green cloth decorated in black and titled in gilt. Mark on rear cover, gilt dulled, edges a little rubbed still general very good. 1st edition Marcus Ward 1875 Noted in Schuster & Engen p 103, 198, as 1a but variant colour cloth.
Author Mary Senior Clark illustrated by Kate Greenaway
Binding Gilt decorated cloth
Publisher Marcus Ward
Illustrator Kate Greenaway