A collection of prose and verse written between 1891 and 1934. Numerous color plate illustrations by the author. Yellow quarter-cloth over yellow/black/white patterned paper-covered boards. A UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper : The black wrapper on this copy is bright, clean and complete. It has been clipped and shows trivial rubbing to the edges. Well preserved. Looks sharp in protective plastic.
Book: The book is square and very tight. The boards are clean, the corners are sharp. The spine ends are gently bruised. The pages are clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are a little dusty. No dog-eared pages. The binding is solid - no cracked hinges. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. A sharp copy in a protected wrapper. .
Book Condition: Near Fine Wrapper: Near Fine
Publisher: Sheed & Ward 1938