Barker, Cicely Mary (illus).
London. Blackie & Son. No date. Ca. 1940s.
24 color plates, pictorial endpapers, unpaginated, 5 3/4 x 4 1/4 inches, color pictorial paper label on decorative paper covered boards (hardbound) with color pictorial dust jacket. Bookseller stamp on front pastedown, otherwise very good clean condition. Dust jacket price clipped and lightly worn with faint soiling. A charming early (not first) edition of this 20th century classic with poems and illustrations by Cicely Mary Barker. 11 titles in Cicely Mary Barker's Beautiful Colour Books series are listed on the back cover of the jacket, the last one being A Little Picture Hymn Book. Item #42249