Publisher:Ward, Lock & Co., Limited, London, New York and Melbourne
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Ward, Lock & Co., Limited, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Edition Unstated, Illustrated By: A.J. Johnson
Dark blue coloured endpapers. Black and white illustrated frontispiece, with tissue guard � which has become browned and foxed. The illustrator is not credited but according to 'Muir', page 881, the illustrator is A.J. Johnson, and there are numerous small black-and-white vignettes throughout the text. Dark red coloured cloth covered boards with gilt illustration of two small girls on the front panel and of a floral decoration to the backstrip. Self embossed decoration around the illustration of the front panel and there is gilt embossed titles to the front panel and backstrip. Bumping, rubbing and slight fraying of the backstrip edges and of the book corners. There has been a little rubbing to either side of the backstrip and to the cloth of the book. Minor flecking of the top edge of the rear panel. Browning of the textblock edges and light browning and occasional foxing spot to the internal text. The hinge has cracked between the free front endpaper and the frontispiece, and the underlying webbing can be seen. An early work of this Australian author. The first edition of this work was in 1900, and this is an early reprint. Size: 8vo - over 7�" - 9�" tall. (11), 12-315, (5 � of which four are advertisements for further books), pages.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: A.J. Johnson. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children; Australia; Fiction. Inventory No: 0112345.