Una and the Red Cross Knight from Spenser’s Faery Queene by N. G. Royde-Smith (Dent & Sons, 1927) illustrated by T. H. Robinson
Una and the Red Cross Knight and other tales from Spenser’s Faery Queene
N. G. [Naomi Gwladys] Royde-Smith (1875-1964)
J. M. Dent & Sons Limited, reprint 1927
Nicely illustrated throughout by T. H. [Thomas Heath] Robinson (1869-1954).
Hardback – publisher’s decorated cloth, in dustwrapper; decorated endpapers. xx, 264pp including b/w illustrations and colour frontispiece and title page. 8 x 5.75 inches approx. (200mm x 148mm).
Dustwrapper showing some wear to extremities, small loss to tail of spine; some foxing evident to margins and flaps; offsetting and foxed to reverse side. Boards nice and clean; offsetting to endpapers and preliminaries; some foxing throughout but generally clean; spotting to edges.
Nonetheless, a nice, clean copy and uncommon to find in dustwrapper.