HILDER, Rowland (illustrator). Robert Louis STEVENSON (author). Kidnapped. London: Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press. 1930.
Royal 8vo. Original fawn cloth panelled in gilt and stamped pictorially in colours, top edges gilt, others untrimmed, double-page pictorial endpapers, preserved in cream pictorial dustwrapper and housed in a similarly decorated original card slipcase; pp. [vi], 7-290; illustrated with 12 fine, and dramatic, mounted coloured plates set within printed borders, chapter-headings in black-and-white, and one large folding map; an exceptional copy presented in a very attractive, and unrubbed, jacket with tanning to spine and 2 small chips to base of spine; the slipcase with some tanning, rubbing and minor wear; scarce with the case.
First edition illustrated by Hilder: one of the most popular illustrated editions of this classic boys' adventure story.