Oswald Bastable, and Others.
Illustrated by Charles E. Brock and H. R. Millar.London: Weels Gardner, Darton & Co., Ltd, 1905 Stock Code: 144358
First edition, first impression. The book collects the author's assorted magazine stories, including four relating to Oswald Bastable and his family, first introduced in Nesbit's The Story of the Treasure Seekers in 1899. This copy preserves the rare jacket (in very fine condition), and has the first state of p. 96 reading p. 69.
Octavo. Original red cloth, title and decorative motifs to spine and front cover, top edge gilt. With dust jacket.
Frontispiece, pictorial title and 20 plates by Charles E. Brock and H. R. Millar.
Contemporary presentation inscription to front free endpaper. A fine copy in fine jacket.
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