[FAIRIES] FYLEMAN, Rose (author). Hilda T. MILLER (illustrator). The Rose Fyleman Fairy Book. London; Methuen & Co. Ltd. 1923.
4to.. Original linen-grained royal blue cloth lettered gilt to spine, upper cover lettered and decorated with a fairy vignette in gilt, top edges grey, others irregularly trimmed, pictorial fairy endpapers; pp. [xii] + 102 + [ii]; with 12 fairy plates mounted-at-large by Hilda T.Miller printed in colour and other delicate fairy illustrations in line, initials and rules printed in blue; with very light external dusting, bruising, and a small nick to base of spine, light wear to lower forecorner, slightly exposing board, and cracking to upper inner hinge; internally with occasional spotting and marking, slight intrusion of some edge-foxing, 3 shallow lateral creases to gutter-edge of mounted frontispiece (now neatly retouched); despite these faults an attractive and bright copy, priced accordingly.
First edition, later issue, with top edges blue rather than gilt. A very pretty collection of fairy verse.