Category: Children's / Illustrated

LITTLE PICTURE STORIES Stock code: 14660

Author / Artist:

Astor, William Waldorf

Publisher:

London: Pall Mall Magazine. 1910

Description:

First edition in this form. Publisher's white card covers with cream wrappers printed in black. Tall 8vo. 25pp. Monochrome illustrations throughout. A very good copy, the wrappers toned at the extremities, the contents clean throughout. Scarce in this format, a off-print of the Pall Mall Magazine, produced for the author (and magazine's owner).

Price:

£50.00

Notes:

A collection of picture stories made from periodical and newspaper cuttings together with a few words of writing "composed to beguile the long hours of a little maiden whom illness confined to her room". Although unmarked as such, this volume was previously in the collection of Lady Sackville-West, given to her by the author.