Told Again – Traditional Tales Told by Walter de la Mare (Blackwell, 1927) Decorative Binding
Traditional Tales Told By Walter de la Mare
Basil Blackwell, 1st edition 1927
Includes ‘Dick Whittington’, ‘Cinderella’, ‘Jack and the Beanstalk’, ‘Snow-White’, ‘Rumplestiltskin’, &c.
With illustrations by A. H. Watson, including eight colour plates.
Hardback – publisher’s cloth with title in gilt to spine and title and decoration in gilt to front board, lacking a dustwrapper. pp viii, 320, including b/w illustrations plus colour plates. Size: 8.25 x 5.75 inches approx. (208mm x 144mm).
Cloth lightly rubbed and worn to extremities; light sunning to spine. Endpapers with offsetting; occasional foxing but generally pages clean throughout; edges of page-block dusty and spotted with some encroachment onto margins.
Overall, light wear but otherwise a particularly nice, clean copy – lovely.
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