Mabel Lucie Attwell Book Fairy Tales circa 1911
Mable Lucie Attwell Fairy Tales The Attwell Kiddies Story Book is for sale. Published by Valentine & Sons Limited in circa 1911 Mabel Lucie Attwell Fairy Tales The Attwell Kiddies Story Book contains the fairy tales Cinderella, Babes in the Wood, Little Red Riding Hood, and Beauty and the Beast.
Mabel Lucie Attwell Fairy Tales is a very early Mabel Lucie Attwell children’s illustrated book that has the original card covers that measure 10.00 x 6.75 inches (approximately) and have a Mabel Lucie Attwell colour illustration featuring a witch and some Mabel Lucie Attwell children illustrations pasted onto the front cover as required. The back cover features a large Mabel Lucie Attwell illustration of a toadstool house with a gnome and mother goose.
The covers are in Very Good condition being complete but with slight discolouration. This is an exceptionally early and rare Mabel Lucie Attwell book that will be the centrepiece of any Mabel Lucie Attwell collection.
The inside of Mabel Lucie Attwell Fairy Tales The Attwell Kiddies Story Book has a wonderful Mabel Lucie Attwell colour frontispiece of The Three Bears opposite the illustrated Title Page and numerous Mabel Lucie Attwell line drawings highlighted in colours throughout the book.
The pages are in overall Very Good condition being exceptionally clean but with age toning to the inside of the card covers and with very slight and minor edge creasing to the last couple of leaves (incredibly minor and just mentioned for completeness).