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A Fine Lady Upon a White Horse

£95.00

Product description

Undated first edition, believed to be published during the 1920s. Subtitled 'her journeyings through the realm of fancy'. Beautifully illustrated children's book by Gladys Peto, in both colour and monochrome. The 7 coloured plates listed at the front are all intact and in good condition, and there is another not named that is loose - which reads 'she led him to a huge mounting block'.

No dust jacket. The yellow cloth covered boards are illustrated and have black lettering. The boards are quite grubby and there are some minor splits in the spine, and some wear on the head and tail of spine. The pages are rough cut and there is a 4 inch tear on page 3/4 which does not impact on the text, and a smaller one on page 17/18. Some of the pages are foxed but the text is clear and readable. Apart from the loose illustration, all the pages are bound in securely.

Item details

Author(s):
Leigh Hunt, Enid
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
8vo - 8 - 10
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
120
Publisher:
Sampson Low, Marston & Co.
Title:
A Fine Lady Upon a White Horse

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Undated first edition, believed to be published during the 1920s. Subtitled 'her journeyings through the realm of fancy'. Beautifully illustrated children's book by Gladys Peto, in both colour and monochrome. The 7 coloured plates listed at the front are all intact and in good condition, and there is another not named that is loose - which reads 'she led him to a huge mounting block'.

No dust jacket. The yellow cloth covered boards are illustrated and have black lettering. The boards are quite grubby and there are some minor splits in the spine, and some wear on the head and tail of spine. The pages are rough cut and there is a 4 inch tear on page 3/4 which does not impact on the text, and a smaller one on page 17/18. Some of the pages are foxed but the text is clear and readable. Apart from the loose illustration, all the pages are bound in securely.

Author(s):
Leigh Hunt, Enid
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
8vo - 8 - 10
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
120
Publisher:
Sampson Low, Marston & Co.
Title:
A Fine Lady Upon a White Horse

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