Tales of Passed Times.
Written for Children & Newly Decorated by John Austen.London, Selwyn & Blount Ltd., 1922 Stock Code: 137838
NotesFirst Austen edition, first impression, of Perrault's tales, including the beloved "Little Red Riding Hood", "Blue Beard", "The Sleeping Beauty", "Puss in Boots", "Cinderella", and others.
Quarto. Original blue paper-covered boards, titles in black with colour pictorial design of a fairy on paper label to front board.
Numerous in-text colour illustrations and line-drawings by John Austen.
Slight sunning to spine and edges, rubbed, a little toning to endpapers only, else a clean and bright, very good copy, without ownership marks, in the firm and square binding.
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