Peter Pan and Wendy by J. M. Barrie (The Folio Society, 2006) illustrated by Debra McFarlane
Peter Pan and Wendy
J. M. Barrie
The Folio Society, 2006
Originally published in 1911 by Hodder and Stoughton. This edition being published by The Folio Society in 2006 and beautifully illustrated by Debra McFarlane, including twelve tipped-in colour plates.
This edition had a further printing in 2007, identical to the 2006 printing. A new edition was published in 2013 in a slightly smaller format and with the colour plates being printed on the page (instead of being tipped-in).
Hardback – publisher’s decorative cloth, in a custom-made slipcase with blue buckram ends and marbled blue Clairefontaine Ingres papered sides. pp vii, [viii-xii], 179, including b/w line drawings plus colour plates. 13 x 9.75 inches approx. (331mm x 252mm).
Some lettering to spine a touch rubbed or poorly applied (see R in ‘PETER’ and M in ‘J. M.’). Light spotting to fore-edge of page-block.
Overall, light handling wear but otherwise a lovely, clean copy – presenting well in its custom slipcase.
ref. : Folio 60 – A Bibliography of The Folio Society 1947-2006
ref. Folio Society Devotees at LibraryThing