Very Good +. Item #10801
London: John Lane, The Bodley Head, 1902. First Thus, with photogravure illustration reproductions. Octavo; 228 pp. + publisher's advertisements. 8 plates with tissue guards, complete. Olive cloth stamped in white, red, green, and gilt. Top edge gilt. Lacks the scarce dust jacket.
Boards show just a touch of edgewear with some rubbing to front boards. Bindings are sound. Previous owner's gif inscriptions to preliminaries with faint tape remnant to front free endpaper.
Includes "The Reluctant Dragon," basis for the 1941 Disney film of the same name.