THE GREY FAIRY BOOK
by Andrew Lang
Illustrated by H.J. Ford
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st. 1900
Fair condition. Grey cloth, gilt title & vignette to spine, gilt vignette to front depicts a fairy riding an owl with last quarter of moon and a star above. All edges gilt. Numerous b/w plates and illustrations to text. 387 pages.
Spine and corners bumped. Front cover is damp stained, spine is slightly darkened. Inscription in ink to verso of front free-endpaper. Damp stains to margins of pages and some grubby fingermarks and other marks. 2 plates have been coloured-in (opposite pages 104 & 146). A good copy of a scarce book.
Stock no. 1321635