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1909 First Edition hardback book. No DJ. 251 pages. Decorative red cloth cover, gilt titles. Top edge gilt. 24 beautiful color plates by John Elliott, each with double tissue guards. Black & white page decorations. Blue illustration on end papers. Spine slightly dulled, title still very readable. Text is clean and complete, binding tight. N° de réf. du libraire
Titre : THE GREAT SEA HORSE.
Éditeur : Boston: Little, Brown & Co.
Date d'édition : 1909
Reliure : Hardcover
Etat du livre : Very Good
Edition : 1st Edition
Description du livre Frederick Warne, London, 1909. Hardcover. État : Good+. Illustrated by John Elliott (illustrateur). First Edition. Presumed 1st edition, as written in 1909 & this is a Pre 1912 copy - inscription dated 1912; Hbk; large 8vo; no d/w, green cloth covered bds with black titling + gold gilt decoration to fr bd + spine. Spine faded; cover a little worn/rubbed; bottom of front hinge splitting, exposing a little netting; tissue protected colour frontis; another 23 lovely full page colour illustrations, all taken from pastel drawings by John Elliott. A few pages have small closed tears in margins, but generally very clean & bright, expecially considering almost 100 years old. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall. N° de réf. du libraire 62172