Hardcover, deco board of child portrait, pink spine with gilt lettering. SIGNED by author at the top of half title page as follows, " To Frances From Fenn." Book is Square, Binding Tight, Text Clean. Covers show wear to extremities, soiling. Previous owner "Frances" name and address on front paste-down, rather faint. Tear on page 13 has been repaired with rice paper. A GOOD copy. Assumed First Edition. Research says publication date of 1902. No actual date given in book. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Two Rough Stones and A Bad Day's Fishing
Publisher: Ernest Nister / E. P. Dutton
Publication Date: 1902
Illustrator: 9 Black and White Illustrations.
Book Condition: Good
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description London Ernest Nister Rosebud series New York E. P. Dutton & Co, 1902. FIRST EDITION (1902), dated from British Library accession date, 12mo, 148 x 115 mm, 5¾ x 4½ inches, white fake leather spine extending 45 mm (1¾") onto boards and lettered gilt, small coloured portrait of little blond boy on gilt with apple-blossom decoration to upper board, illustrated endpapers, pages: 24, 31. Half-tone frontispiece and 2 half-tone plates, 6 text illustrations, all by E. Stewart. Very slightly rubbed at head and tail of spine, corners just slightly worn. Near Fine copy of Fenn title for young children. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST. Seller Inventory # 24000