x, , 127,  p., color frontispiece and 16 leaves of color plates; 23 cm. Publisher's maroon cloth with gilt-stamped spine and cover titles and illustration. Top page edges gilt. Illustrated endpapers with gilt. All plates are color pastedowns attached to light brown stock within a dark brown border and have captioned tissued guards. Title page printed in green and red. Color pastedown headpieces at the head of some chapters. Line drawings in margins and as tail-pieces. A beautifully illustrated book. In Very Good- Condition: cloth is rubbed but gilt is still bright and intact; endpapers are discolored; scattered soiling, primarily in lower margins; color illustrations are clean and bright. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Bee: The Princess of the Dwarfs; retold in ...
Publisher: J.M. Dent & Sons / E.P. Dutton & Co
Publication Date: 1912
Book Condition: Very Good -
Book Description Pranava Books, 2018. Softcover. Condition: NEW. Reprinted from 1922 edition. NO changes have been made to the original text. This is NOT a retyped or an ocr'd reprint. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in black and white. Each page is checked manually before printing. As this reprint is from very old book, there could be some missing or flawed pages, but we always try to make the book as complete as possible. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this reprint is of only one volume, not the whole set. This paperback book is SEWN, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of paperback binding. It can also be open wide. The pages will not fall out and will be around for a lot longer than normal paperbacks. This print on demand book is printed on high quality acid-free paper. Language: eng 228 pages. Seller Inventory # 100153163311
Book Description J.M. Dent and Sons, New York, 1912. First edition. Small quarto in burgundy hardcovers with gold gilt; VG; moderate soiling and shelf wear; gilted upper external edge; illustrated end pages discolored; open gutters at center but binding strong; illustrations covered with legend on rice paper; fairly large print; pp. 127; shelved in Case # 14; DC consignment. Dupont. Seller Inventory # 9-48-1262203
Book Description J.M. Dent & Sons Limited, London, 1912. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. First Edition. London, J.M. Dent & Sons Limited, 1912 [first thus]. Large octavo, xii, 128 pages with numerous illustrations (including marginal line illustrations) and 3 mounted colour pictorial vignettes (chapter headings) plus 17 mounted colour plates (with captioned tissue-guards) and gilt-pictorial endpapers. Gilt-pictorial brown cloth, top edge gilt; flyleaves lightly tanned (possibly as ever); pastedowns lightly mottled; the entire book is a little bowed; an excellent copy with the lightly worn original plain tissue-paper dustwrapper, housed in the publisher's pictorial presentation box (a little worn around the edges and lightly marked, but with the colour plate mounted on the front panel in fine condition). If you are not a big fan of Charles Robinson, this example of his work may change your mind. Seller Inventory # 111239