Quarter black lettered cream cloth over decorated paper boards. This copy signed by the author on the endpaper in 1933-34. Black and white illustrations on every page. Wear to extremities but a very attractive copy nevertheless. Size: Large 8vo. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Fairy Alphabet: As Used By Merlin
Publisher: Viking Press
Publication Date: 1933
Binding: Cloth & Boards
Book Condition: VG+
Edition: 1st Edition.
Book Description Viking Press, NY, 1933. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Poor. Dust Jacket Condition: Poor Jacket. Mackinstry, Elizabeth (illustrator). First Edition. Unpaginated. B/w illustrations throughout are bright and fresh! Lower half of spine and spine edge of rear board have a damp stain. Rear board has many small air bubbles and many small light stains. Inside rear board and rear endpaper have a large light damp stain and some light spotting. Spine is slightly cocked. Top tip of rear board is heavily rubbed. Spine ends are bumped. Lower edges are rubbed. Lower edge of text block has a 1" damp stain on most pages. Lower tips are rubbed. Edges of jacket have many tears, creases, chipping, pieces missing. Spine panel has a 5" closed tear and is missing pieces. Lower 1/2 of the jacket has a large damp stain. All four corners of the flaps are clipped, not including the price. Front flap fold has a 4" slit. Jacket has creases, rubbing, and scratches. Text is unmarked. Bookseller Inventory # 10370