Boyer, Jane Allen (illus).
Philadelphia. John C. Winston Company. 1913.
Four color plates, nine of ten foldout patterns with enclosed tissue patterns, two-color text illustrations, folding paper and tissue patterns, 280pp, 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches, blue cloth-covered boards with color pictorial cover label (hardbound). Cover is unevenly faded with discoloration on two edges of the back cover (apparently dampstaining), cover label clean and bright. Hinges broken but still attached, interior very clean. One of the patterns (for the Wedding Dress) is missing (both paper and tissue parts); of the nine remaining patterns, in three the tissue pattern has been cut out but reinserted into the paper pattern, and in six the tissue pattern is complete as issued. This edition has four beautiful color plates, including three featuring fairies, as well as the cover label illustration of Mary Frances with a fairy leaning over her shoulder. Item #36883