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Heading: (Humphrey, Maud, illustrator)
Author: Macdonald, George
Title: The Light Princess and Other Fairy Tales
Place Published: New York
Publisher:G.P. Putnam's Sons
Date Published: [1893]

xvi, 305, [1], +[3] ad pp. Illustrated by Maud Humphrey. (8vo) original pictorial gray cloth, stamped in blue and red. First American Edition.

Collected edition of selections from several earlier works. The new preface is the first appearance of Macdonald‘s essay on the nature of fairy tales. Maud Humphrey was, of course, the mother of actor Humphrey Bogart.


Spine a little darkened, corners a bit bumped; front hinge strengthened, bookplate affixed to verso of title page partially covering copyright information; very good

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Maud Humphrey illustrates George Macdonald

Estimate $300 - $500Mar 9, 2017
1233 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
United States
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