Book Condition: Very Good - The string is broken that bound in the lower portion of the folded sheet of frontspiece and title page. Offset shadowing of the illustrations. Carefully hand written library book number and date 6/7/21 and a j at top of page, all very fine, neat. Small faint library stamps to ffe, half-title page, title page bottom (barely perceptible), and to rear flyleaf blank side (clearly) "State Normal School LIBRARY San Jose, Cal.". Mylar bookcover protected.
Authors: C S Evans
Cover Artist: Arthur Rackham
Edition: Limited edition
Publisher: William Heinemann
Features: Signed and numbered beautifully by Arthur Rackham. Limited Edition. #546/850. Retold by C.S. Evans and Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. Green paper covered boards, tan cloth spine, pictorial cover and spine stamped black. Top edge gilt, untrimmed leading and bottom edges. Green pictorial endpapers with white silhouettes. No Jacket present. Tipped in color Frontispiece is the only non silhouette illustration. No tissue guard present. 1 full page and 3 double-page silhouette illustrations in color and black. 13 full page silhouette drawings in black. 40 silhouette drawings in black within text pages. 110pp.
Interior Artist: Arhur Rackham (Frontispiece tipped in color plate (not a silhouette).)