THE WATER - BABIES. Charles Kingsley, Jessie Willcox Smith.
THE WATER - BABIES.
THE WATER - BABIES.

THE WATER - BABIES.

New York, NY: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1916. First edition thus. Hardcover. Quarto (4to). Near fine condition. Item #019499

362 pages of text. Original green hardcover binding with circular color illustration inset on the front cover with minor shelfwear; protected in archival mylar. No dustjacket. Including the frontispiece, there are 12 color plate illustrations by Jessie Willcox Smith. This is the first edition to have the circular illustration on the front cover. There is very minimal soiling to a few page edges but the text is otherwise very clean and unmarked. Measures 10.25 inches (height). A bright and attractive copy. First thus edition.

Price: $375.00