The Water-Babies: A Fairy Tale for a Land-Baby (The Deluxe Issue -- in Full Vellum)

London: Macmillan and Co., 1909. Warwick Goble. Vellum. The 1909 deluxe edition, limited to 260 unnumbered copies printed on large paper and bound in full vellum. 32 mounted, full-page color plates by Warwick Goble (all with their accompanying captioned tissue-guards) beautrifully complementing Kingsley's text. Handsome and very presentable in its gilt-decorated and titled front panel and spine, with light soiling at the panels and subtle, mild bowing to the front panel. Thick quarto, top-edge gilt, deckled fore and bottom-edges. Notably, includes its original salmon-colored silk ties. Very Good. Item #18127

Price: $1,000.00

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