THE STORY WONDER BOOK FOR BOYS AND GIRLS
by Harry Golding; May Wynne; Anne Anderson; Ethel Talbot; et al
Illustrated by Grace Jones; S.B. Pearse; Margaret Tarrant; Inez Topham; et al.
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. 1937
Very good condition in a good dustwrapper. A fantastic range of story classics, decorated with 8 colour plates, hundreds of two-colour and other pictures. Pictorial boards, cloth spine. Illustrated end papers. First story The Sea Babies, frontis is The Fairy Lantern. 264 pages. 10 x 7.5".
Spine and corners bumped and worn, wear to cover edges. A couple of hinges starting to crack but binding is firm. Light browning to endpapers. Name in ink to verso of front endpaper. Contents very good. All plates present. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and creased with some loss, mostly from ends of spine. Brown paper stuck along edges on verso. Rear panel grubby.
Stock no. 1505990