Black Beauty.London: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd, 1941 Stock Code: 143657
NotesA handsomely bound copy of Black Beauty with Lucy Kemp-Welch's illustrations which were first published in 1915. This copy forms part of The King's Treasuries of Literature and was first published in this format in 1920.
Small octavo (146 x 107 mm). Contemporary crimson morocco, horse motifs gilt to spine separated by raised bands, single rule to boards gilt, inner dentelles gilt, marbled endpapers, gilt edges.
With black and white illustrations.
Previous owner's gift inscription to verso of front endpaper, couple of corners slightly creased, an excellent copy.
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