Illustrated by Walter P. Starmer. 184 pages, plus ads. Green pictorial cloth with black and gilt stamping. The covers are slightly rubbed and the hinges are tender. The pages are untrimmed, the contents are bright and complete. A Good+ copy. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: OLD MAN'S BEARD AND OTHER TALES
Publisher: J. M. Dent & Co.; E. P. Dutton & Co.
Publication Date: 1909
Book Condition: Good+
Book Description J M Dent and Company, London, 1909. Illustrated Boards. Condition: Good Plus. No Jacket. Walter P Starmer (illustrator). Excellent book of fairy tales , 185 pages plus 6 pages of adverts in overall bright clean condition just some browning to endpapers and a few very light small foxing spots to first few pages,pages are untrimmed on two sides, top edges are gold, a red stamp on front endpaper withdrawn from Surrey County Council Library, there are no other library marks or stickers any where else. Four full page colour illustrations and many B/w illustrations,all present as listed. NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated blue boards are lightly rubbed on edges, dated 1909 on title page no other reference to further printings, may be first edition but cannot guarantee. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST Size: 8 x 5¾ Inches. Hardcover. Seller Inventory # 006682
Book Description Dutton, 1909. First Edition. OLD MAN'S BEARD AND OTHER TALES, Dutton, 1909, first edition ( American issue), light stain to lower section of rear cover, some off-setting to the f.e.p. and r.e.p., else a near fine copy in pictorial cloth and vg dust-wrapper (save for missing 3/8 inch piece across the head of the dust-wrapper spine ). Very scarce in dust-wrapper. Wonderful color and black & white illustrations by Starmer. Seller Inventory # 03532