Original dark blue ribbed cloth with pictorial paper inset on front gover, gilt spine title, large octavo, ix, 358 pp. 10 full-page color plates with captioned tissue guards. A few minor scratches to front cover illustration, owner name to front fixed endpaper, inner hinges starting, still a bright clean copy. Maxfield Parrish's illustrations for Hawthorne's retelling of the classic Greek myths are quite exquisite. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: A WONDER BOOK AND TANGLEWOOD TALES for Girls...
Publisher: Duffield & Co.
Publication Date: 1910
Book Condition: Very good
Edition: First edition.
Book Description Duffield, New York, 1922. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Cloth with color illustration pasted down on front cover, 25 cm., 358 pp., with 10 color plates. Very good copy. Pencil inscription on front blank. Pages 164-165 with adhesive from sticker of a rose in middle of page (text of p. 164 only is affected.) Edges and corners of covers slightly worn. Cover illustration with some minor stray scratch marks. Seller Inventory # 59781