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1920 Fairy Poetry illustrated WARWICK GOBLE 16 Colour Plates J R R Tolkien 1st
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Format: Hardback Date of Publication: 1900-1949
Language: English Special Attributes: 1st Edition
Non-Fiction Subject: Children's Fiction Subject: Poetry


Dora Owen, illustrated by Warwick Goble (1862-1943)


The Book of Fairy Poetry




Longmans, Green and Co.


1920, First Edition


Hardback, 4to 


x, 180


height 25.6 cm x width 19.3 cm

DESCRIPTION : Bound in original grey cloth.  Illustrated with 16 tipped-in colour plates with tissue guards.  Poetry from various authors, notably including Goblin Feet, by J. R. R. Tolkien, and The Fairy Minister, by Andrew Lang.

  Corners bumped.
  Bury grammar school prize label on front pastedown, crest and motto of school on upper board.
  5 plates creased.

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