The Water Babies

By: Kingsley, Charles

Price: $75.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full blue leather accented in 22kt gold, spine in five compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in two compartments, gilt tooling in remainder, gilt lettering, borders, and green and gilt medallion on cover, printed on acid-free archival paper, a.e.g., moire silk endpapers, silk ribbon page marker bound in, Smythe sewn, concealed muslin joints. Illustrated with full-color plates, and B&W in-text drawings and head and tail-pieces by Jessie Wilcox Smith. Preface by Patricia Barrett Perkins. . Former owner's embossed seal on title page, otherwise the volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, unread, tight, square and clean. NEAR FINE.. Children's Classics Series. Color Plates and Decoration. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 240 pp

Title: The Water Babies

Author Name: Kingsley, Charles

Illustrator: Illustrated by Jessie Wilcox Smith

Categories: Fine Bindings, Children's Books, Illustrated Books, Rare, Antiquarian, and Collectible Books,

Edition: Special Edition. First Printing

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Easton Press: 1986

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued

Item: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: 27484

Keywords: Easton Press; Children's Books; Jessie Wilcox Smith; Leather; Illustrated Books; Children's Classics; Collectible Books; Fairy Tales; Charles Kingsley;