Edmund Dulac's Picture Book for the French Red Cross
DULAC, Edmund (1882-1953)
Price: 175.00 GBP
London: Published for the Daily Telegraph by Hodder and Stoughton, no date , [Children's Illustrated] FIRST EDITION. Quarto (29 x 23cm), pp.; 135; . With 20 tipped-in chromolithographic illustrations, including a frontispiece, each with a tissue guard. Publisher's yellow cloth with blue titles and decoration to spine and upper board. With the dust-jacket titled in green, with the frontispiece illustration repeated on the front cover, priced at 3s. Oownership stamp to pastedown. Offsetting to endpapers; some toning to edges, otherwise internally clean and bright. Some light soiling and rubbing to cloth. Jacket lightly rubbed and marked with a few small chips from the edges. Very good. A selection of pictures with accompanying stories collected from Dulac's popular illustrated books, including Andersen's Fairy Tales, Sinbad The Sailor, Sleeping Beauty and The Arabian Nights - all in aid of the French Red Cross during the First World War.
- By This Author: DULAC, Edmund (1882-1953)