[FAIRIES] McCOOK, Henry Christopher (author). Dan BEARD (illustrator). Old Farm Fairies. A Summer Campaign In Brownieland Against King Cobweaver's Pixies. London; Hodder And Stoughton. 1895.
8vo. Original pale green cloth pictorially blocked in dark green and gilt to both covers and spine, plain edges, floral endpapers; pp. [vi], v-xxxvi + [ii] + 392 + [ii]; with 150 illustrations after engravings printed as full-page plates and vignettes; a pretty copy with dusting and rubbing to spine, and some soiling to top edge of book block, but otherwise clean and crisp.
First edition. A fairy fantasy based on the author's observations from natural history.