The Olive Fairy Book.London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1907 Stock Code: 121820
NotesFirst edition, first impression, a very nice copy of The Olive Fairy Book. The 11th of Lang's "Fairy Books", this work contains 29 fairy tales such as "The Green Knight", "The Satin Surgeon", and "The Silent Princess".
Octavo. Original olive green cloth, title to spine in gilt, gilt decoration to front cover, pictorial endpapers, all edges gilt.
Frontispiece with tissue guard, 7 colour and 20 black and white illustrated plates, illustrations in the text throughout, all by H. J. Ford.
Bookseller's ticket to front pastedown, gift inscription to front free endpaper. Spine slightly rolled. A very good copy with light rubbing to tips and slight foxing to endpapers.
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