The Silver Princess in Oz.
First edition, first printing, first state “A” binding with spine illustration of Handy Mandy’s face. The 31st Oz book, one of the works. Scarce in such good condition.
Octavo. Original yellow cloth, colour pictorial title panel to front board with embellishments to part of the title in silver, titles and decoration to spine in black, illustrated endpapers. With the dust jacket. Illustrated throughout in black and white. Corners and ends of spine bumped, light soiling to cloth boards, signature to front free endapaper, in the dust jacket with wear along edges, shallow chipping to ends of spine closed tears along top edges, one closed tear having been mended with a glue like substance to verso, small chips to corners. Still a very bright and attractive copy.
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