Publisher DUBLIN METROPOLITAN PUBLISHING COMPANY 1946
Illustrator HEATHER, NAOMI
Seller ID 8227
Hard Coverin RARE Dust Jacket , VG/VG , Undated but circa late 1940's.Grey paper covered boards with cream linen reinforced paper quarterbinding with dark blue lettering to spine and front board.86 nos.pp. 8 full colour plates + 52 pen sketches. Stories and poems about the deeds of the kind North, South and West Wind Fairies and of their efforts to defeat the wicked schemings of the bad East Wind ones, who love to make mischief. VG/VG (book- Ink gift inscription to f.f.e.p.5x7mm approx blue ink mark to one of the b/w pen sketches on page 61 with impression of "w. man" in letters of 15mm high approx in a child's hand to same page. A few foxing marks to end papers and to foredge margins but pages otherwise remarkably clean for a childs book of this age. Binding sound with no notable damage/wear to boards or spine. Dust Jacket- Moderate soiling to cream panels and some foxing, minor rubbing/loss to extremities. Non price clipped- cover 7/6 net. Full colour illustration to front panel. now in clear easily Removable proprietary protective cover .Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale.