Owner's inscription. Gutters split. Binding loose. Rubbing to ends of spine and corners of boards. ; 95 pages. Illustrated card wrappers with cloth spine. Internal illustrations in two colours, black and red. Page dimensions: 250mm x 183mm. Contents include: Gnomes Of The Vineyard; Rose-Queen; Billy And 2; Flower-Land And The Fairies; The Coral Coloured Cat; Marygold And Mayweed; The Ribbon From The Sky. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Louis Wain's Children's Book
Publisher: Hutchinson & Co
Book Condition: Fair
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Raphael Tuck & Sons, London, 1918. Hard Boards. Book Condition: Good Plus. Louis Wain (illustrator). Raphael Tuck & Sons HARDBACK. Clean & tight. Undated: 1918 inscription on front pastedown. Colour frontis. Illustrated boards with cut-out square window on front cover. 23 colour stickers, 6 cm square, all by Wain are pasted into the correct positions in the book, The 24th sticker is pasted into the front cover window. The fore edge margin of the last 2 pages is cropped with no loss to text or illustrations. Sent recorded NEXT WORKING DAY OR SOONER securely boxed in cardboard. Ref: FTW09 Every Child's Own Picture Book. Louis Wain. Bookseller Inventory # 024453