The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe.London: Geoffrey Bles, 1950 Stock Code: 127734
The first of the Narnia books in a fine bindingFirst edition, first impression.
Octavo. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in dark green morocco, titles and centre tool to spine gilt, raised bands, single rule to boards gilt, twin rule to turn-ins gilt, cream endpapers, gilt edges.
With colour frontispiece and black and white illustrations by Pauline Baynes.
A fine copy.
Grolier Club, One Hundred Books Famous in Children's Literature, 90.
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