BARKER, Cicely Mary (author and illustrator). Flower Fairies of the Spring. London and Glasgow; Blackie & Son Limited, circa 1934.
Small 8vo. Original brown checked boards with onlaid pictorial label to upper cover, pictorial blue endpapers, preserved in pictorial dustwrapper; pp. ; illustrated with 24 fine coloured fairy plates; a fine and uninscribed copy with the unavoidable toning to text stock, with a loosely inserted flyer listing other Cicely Mary Barker publications up to A Flower Fairy Alphabet, protected by an unclipped dustwrapper (1/6) with dusting to lower panel.
Very early edition. One of the prettiest collections of this artist's fairy illustrations including the Snowdrop Fairy; the Windflower Fairy, and the Daisy Fairy.