By Walter de la Mare, illustrated by Dorothy Lathrop
Signed limited first edition of this book of fairy poems, one of only 325 numbered copies signed by de la Mare, unusually well preserved in the delicate original binding.
London: Constable & Co. Ltd, (1922). Quarto. 10'' x 7''. Original paper parchment-like boards, gilt-stamped central vignette, gilt-lettered spine. Top edge gilt, other edges uncut. Illustrated by Lathrop with 3 full-page tissue-guarded color plates plus a profusion of truly beautiful black-and-white full-page plates that reproduce with much detail and clarity on the fine quality paper. viii, 193,  pages. Signed by de la Mare on limitation page. Offsetting to endpapers. Only slight cover soil, with less of the usual darkening that tends to affect this edition.
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