Jun 16, 2022 - Sale 2609

Sale 2609 - Lot 307

Price Realized: $ 488
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 500 - $ 750
(CHILDREN'S LITERATURE.) Outhwaite, Ida Rentoul. Fairyland Of Ida Rentoul Outhwaite. With color and black and white illustrations. Verses by Annie R. Rentoul, stories by Grenbry Outhwaite and Annie R. Rentoul. 4to, publisher's gilt-stamped red cloth, color illustration mounted to front cover, slightly shaken, spine faded with some fraying to tips, scattered minor soiling; bookplate to prelim, contents with some wear to fore-edges including occasional short tears, spotting, and browning. First trade edition, preceding the London edition by two years. (A limited edition of 1000 was published in Melbourne in 1926.) Scarce; Rare Book Hub records only one previous example. New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1929