The Magic World. – Nesbit, Edith.

Nesbit, Edith.


Publisher: Illustrated by H.R. Millar and Spencer Pryse. Mayflower Books. New York. 1980 (Ist Edition Thus)
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Cr8vo, XII, 280pp. Hardcover of emerald green gold embossed cloth with d/w in excellent condition protected by clear archival covering, text also in excellent condition with very minor flecking of fore-edge. One of the Mayflower Facsimile Classic Series superbly illustrated in twenty-four full-page drawings by excellent contemporary artists. This series has a distinctive gold-blocked jacket and green coloured top with ribbon book marker and the twelve short stories are by one of England’s most distinguished and best-loved children’s writers, Edith Nesbit (1858 – 1924). A very pretty and sound edition.