BARKER, Cicely Mary (author and illustrator). A Flower Fairy Alphabet. London, Blackie And Son Limited, circa 1950.
Small square 8vo. Original sepia-checked boards with onlaid pictorial label to upper cover, pictorial blue endpapers, preserved in pictorial dustwrapper; pp. ; with frontispiece in line and 24 glorious coloured plates; a near fine, uninscribed, copy with tiny bruising to spine ends, protected by a pleasing, price-clipped dustwrapper with some overall dust-soiling, nicking to head of spine, and small chipping to tail and to bottom edge of lower panel.
Early edition, first published in 1934. This charming fairy ABC for the nursery includes D for Double Daisy; F for Fuschia; I for Iris; J for Jasmine and L for Lily.