With Illustrations by F. H. TownsendLondon: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1905 Stock Code: 144446
First separate UK edition, first impression, first state with the "Printed by Bemrose Dalziel Ltd., London and Watford" imprint on p. 80.
This edition appeared over a year after the American copyright edition, but almost a year before the American trade edition.
Octavo. Original white buckram, titles in gilt to spine front board, pictorial medallion of two children in gilt to front board.
15 colour-printed plates (including the frontispiece).
Bookseller's ticket of Hugh Rees, London, and pictorial book label of Christian Heuer to front pastedown. Head of spine softened, light soiling and rubbing, the binding otherwise firm and square, light foxing to endpapers, else internally clean and fresh; a very good copy.
Richards A203; Stewart 303.
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