055. THE LAST BOOK OF WONDER. With Illustrations by S.H. Sime.
Price: $65.00 USD
Place Published: Boston
Publisher: John W. Luce & Company.
Date Published: .
Edition: First American Edition
Book Id: 310065
First American edition. Octavo. Black cloth backed maroon paper boards with gilt title and designs on front cover, and gilt titles to spine. 213 pages. Six illustrations by Sidney H. Sime, decorated initials. Boards rubbed at corners, corners bumped, spine bumped and lightly chipped at head and foot, horizontal tear to the margin on pages 3-4 which extends into the text (no loss) and has old cellophane tape stains on either side; overall, a very good copy. Issued earlier in the UK as TALES OF WONDER. The American edition has the contents in a slightly different order than the British editions, and an added Preface by Dunsany.
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